Saturday, July 24, 2010

Red-crowned Fledgling

The "baby woody" that we wrote about fledged a few days after we made that post. We continue to see this young Red-crowned Woodpecker follow its parents around the yard, churring as it begs to be fed. Yesterday I saw the youngster peck a few flakes of bark off a nearby pine tree while it waited for another food delivery. Marco shot some footage of the kid:

1 comment:

  1. This little dude looks like he's already on his game - I predict he'll do fine in this world.