Finally a Hairy Woodpecker stopped by

Only got a couple photos before the Hairy Woodpecker flew off. This is the best one. The Hairy Woodpecker looks much like the Downey Woodpecker but it is larger over all (about 3″) and with a longer bill. I get multiple Downey Woodpeckers at the house daily but have been waiting for a Hairy to … Continue reading

My Bird Library…the pros and cons

Some people might be interested in the reference books I use. I have a few, all I love for different reasons. Of course a some have their drawbacks also. Here they are: 1. National Geographic Complete Birds of North AmericaPros – this book has everything! A wealth of bird information. 960 species to read about. … Continue reading

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