Birding Hot Spots

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Hairy Woodpecker

by John Shackford

Hairy Woodpecker

The Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus) is told from the Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) by having a longer, heavier bill, and an extra two inches or so of overall length. Also, there is a subtle difference on the white outer tail feathers of the two species: the Hairy has no black bars, while the Downy

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