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Columbus, OH, United States
Here is the very first Sapsucker ever at our feeder. About 30 seconds earlier he had been on the suet cage gulping down a meal. He retreated back up to a Shagbark Hickory to rest from his torment from the three resident Downy Woodpeckers that stay there. I hope he’s here to stay!
Woodpeckers & Sapsuckers
Here is a Yellow-bellied Sapsucker. He is the first ever at my feeder! I am so excited to finally see him come up close!
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