35 year wait for this !

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35 year wait for this !

Postby Russ Emmons » Thu Jul 27, 2017 3:52 am

Yes 35 years been waiting for a shot like this right in our own back yard & right out the kitchen window :W
Just the past few years we found there is a pair way back in our woods. Only rarely will they come up to the property & this was the very first time right up to the house :D

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Pileated Woodpecker right out our kitchen window March 16, 2017
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Re: 35 year wait for this !

Postby MikeW » Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:35 pm

Nice shot Russ! That is a long wait to say the least, hopefully they will show themselves more often now.
Glad to see you back posting.
Take care,
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Re: 35 year wait for this !

Postby Dale » Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:20 pm

Awesome photo Russ !

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Re: 35 year wait for this !

Postby SandyLee » Mon Aug 28, 2017 12:01 pm

Excellent Russ! Mine are sporadic this year.... probably because the bazillion grackles kept eating all the suet!
A red headed woodpecker adult and juve have been stopping by a bit tho.... haven't really had any of them for a few years!
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