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This Red-bellied Woodpecker was hunting for insects, likely Ants, in the crevices of a low wooden rail fence at a small park I visited on Monday afternoon.  The birds and animals at this park, probably see people all the time, which is why the bird was so close to where the parking lot and people were on this occasion.

This bird was not in any way concerned about anything other than catching its meal!  Please click on the thumbnail image to see the slightly larger photograph.  Enjoy!

Comments on: "Woodpecker Wednesday: A Red-bellied Woodpecker on a Rail Fence" (8)

  1. I enjoy your woodpecker Wednesday. Great shots of the Redbellied. Have a happy Wednesday!

  2. such a sharp-looking gent! with good balance and cling. 🙂

  3. These are some great photos of that pretty bird! Its colors are fantastic!

    • Hi Montucky, Yes, it is breeding season so those boys certainly are flashy! Have a really great day! Thanks for your artistic and photographic and critter-oriented comments! I so appreciate your interest.

  4. Excellent post of Red-bellied WP on post.

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