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Crossville, TN, United States
It was a frigid day after a freezing rain, when everything was glazed over under a layer of ice. Lots of birds were looking for anything unfrozen to eat, and this juvenile Sapsucker was no exception.
Woodpeckers & Sapsuckers
The immature Yellow-bellied Sapsucker doesn't know which way is up!
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