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Wordless Wednesday: A Pileated Woodpecker

This Pileated Woodpecker came to visit across the street from my home on August 8, 2014, when I snapped these pictures.  Please click on the thumbnail image to see the larger picture.  Enjoy!


Grow Food, Grow

Seeing planted seeds sprouting is always encouraging. Those first bits of green show so much promise. Soon, these cabbage sprouts will be out in the field, growing and becoming succulent heads. 107 more words

How Things Grow

Felts Preserve - A new park for me.

A pileated woodpecker high up in the tree. I heard they nested close by here this summer. I totally missed the boat on it this year. 412 more words

Bird Photography

Pileated Woodpeckers

Yesterday morning (along with a butt-ton of baby birds) I was blessed with the presence of a Pileated Woodpecker, so I thought, why not make him (in this case “her”) the bird of the week? 322 more words


The Home Life of Woodpeckers

Usually I don’t recommend photographing birds while at the nest. This is especially true of songbirds who are easily disturbed and may even abandon a nest with eggs if the photographer is too intrusive. 1,122 more words

Wildlife Photography

Morrell Sanctuary - Gone Squirrelly!

On Saturday we walked through the shady paths at Morrell Sanctuary.  Through Tranquillity, up to Morrell Lake, back down and around the pond and then up and over Rocky Knoll. 224 more words