ACORN WOODPECKER

An Acorn Woodpecker can be found among Oak and Pine-Oak forests in the southwestern U.S, western Oregon and California, Mexico and Central America. Their name derives from the fact that they harvest acorns directly from Oak trees, store them in holes in trees, and eat them. These woodpeckers will also eat insects. Acorn Woodpeckers live… Read More ACORN WOODPECKER

GILDED FLICKER

The Gilded Flicker is a large woodpecker that lives in saguaro cactus forests in the North American southwestern deserts. They have a gray face and red mustache, looking similar to the “red-shafted” Northern Flicker, but with yellow wings like the “yellow-shafted” Northern Flicker. ┬áThe red is usually a western bird, while the yellow is generally… Read More GILDED FLICKER