Birding Hot Spots

Birding Hot Spots
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Birding Checklists

Central Oklahoma
Bird Checklist

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Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

A few weeks ago my wife Melissa had an immature Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius) hit her office window (NW 63rd & Classen).  The bird jumped to a nearby tree branch, stunned but apparently none the worst for wear—many birds are not so

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker © Patricia Velte

lucky.  Although “yellow-bellied sapsucker” is sometimes tossed around as a joke

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