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Castleton, Indianapolis, IN, United States
A Pileated Woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) perched on a Maple tree branch.
Week 13: The Unexpected
In the coldest days so far this year, a wary Pileated WoodPecker began visiting our Suet Feeder. Here, the woodpecker waits just above the feeder to make sure the coast is clear, before swooping down for a quick bite.
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