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This Red-bellied Woodpecker was busily climbing up the trunk and pecking on a limb of one of the older trees here on the street where I live.  I took the pictures on December 26, 2013.  Please click on the thumbnail image to see the larger picture.  I am wishing everyone a very happy new year in 2014!

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Comments on: "Woodpecker Wed. & Happy New Year!" (10)

  1. Don’t we LOVE our birdies??? Happy New Year, Linda. Hope your year is fantastic.
    Hugs,
    Betsy

    • Hi Betsy, Yes, we sure do! I’m thrilled when going out to look at birds! Hope you stay warm and toasty and enjoy your lovely Glade. I do miss the migratory ducks on the lakes. Have a Happy New Year!

  2. they sure are sharp looking birds. 🙂 happy new year to you!

    • Hi Theresa, Yes, they are pretty and really sharp looking. I so agree! Have a great New Year and enjoy ranch life, the pups, horses, and those silly, wonderful, Whistlers!

  3. I like your woodpecker Wednesday!! Great shots of the woodies!
    I wish you and yours all the best in 2014, Happy New Year!

  4. The Birding Bunch said:

    Happy, happy new year. You took some nice photos last year. 😀

    Today, we started our year off with birding. A new year brings a new list. Several of the little ones got up early to start their lists (for a birding contest) and were all excited about those birds that were quite boring yesterday.

    • Hi Birding Bunch, Happy New Year to you and your family as well. Yes, a new list is quite exciting. I am looking forward to seeing many birds in coming weeks here. I also hope to see an Alligator in the wild (I had done so about 20 years ago). Have a really nice rest of the week. Happy Birding!

  5. Glad you still have plenty of the woodies! Happy New Year!

    • Hi Montucky, Yes, this Red-belly and a little Downy are around here – I think they live around the corner in one of the big Oaks that border my backyard. Have a Happy New Year! Stay warm and enjoy your trails, mountains and any and all critters!

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