Thursday, March 22, 2012

Black-backed Woodpecker

Recently seen with some good friends while visiting the northern forests, here's a male Black-backed Woodpecker scaling a tree as it lightly snowed.

11 comments:

grammie g said...

Hi Nick...Wow I even had to look this one up ..never heard tell of or seen on of these guy's!!
The map even shows parts of Maine as a year round bird...
Thanks for the education ; }!!
Wonderful shot he is a beauty!!
Grace

Nick S said...

Thanks Grace, yes Maine gets some great birds !

Wren said...

Just lovely. Greetings from Montreal.

Chris said...

Hi Nick,
What a wonderful and a splendid picture... He is very peculiar that one, and you got him well. So sharp and with a ncie light. Well done my friend!

Nick S said...

Thanks very much everyone. Glad you enjoyed him !

reju said...

Beautiful photo woodpecker

Lisa said...

What a stunning beauty

Aunt "B's" Backyard said...

Beautiful Woodpecker, Nick, it's one not common to my area!

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