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Dale Hammerschmidt

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States


This red-bellied woodpecker visited our window feeder on Nov. 6, 2017, and seemed especially to like the raw, unsalted cashews that we included. After her first visit, we set up a camera with a cable release, and waited for her return; she did not disappoint.

Woodpeckers LIKE Cashews!

Red-bellied woodpecker treats herself to a cashew at a window feeder.

2 replies on “Woodpeckers LIKE cashews!”

Ann walsh says:

Great shot! But cashews are expensive!

Kat says:

This woodpecker knew a gourmet meal when he saw it!

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