Re: [CALBIRDS] What are these woodpeckers?
- Stephen M.H. Braitman wrote:
> Four of these guys flew onto a pole across from my house this morningFour in a group is a strong indication that they would be, and the
> in Terra Linda (north San Rafael). I've posted the two of the
> photographs in the "Photos" section.
photo's confirm they were, Acorn Woodpecker. These
gregarious/cooperative-breeding woodpeckers with the clown faces make a
lot of noise - you can listen to their calls on the Cornell web site
(Google for Acorn Woodpecker Cornell).