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Acorn Woodpecker

Melanerpes formicivorus

Description:

Sat and watched this entire family of woodpeckers pick up acorns, embed them in the granary tree, and defend their acorns from other birds for about thirty minutes.



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1 Comment

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

Loved pic number 4 and 5 .

JessNikolai
Spotted by
JessNikolai

Santa Clarita, California, USA

Lat: 34.38, Long: -118.44

Spotted on May 27, 2012
Submitted on Jun 6, 2012

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