[CT Birds] Orange backyard-orange headed hairy woodpecker

Beverly Propen bpropen at gmail.com
Tue Jan 27 15:12:44 EST 2015

​1/27  Orange backyard
Amongst the increased crowd of regular customers today was a Hairy
woodpecker with a
distinctly orange back of the head where red should be.
2 American Crows, 8 American Goldfinches, 5 Chickadees, 7 Blue jays, 1
Carolina Wren,
24 Juncos,  2 Downys,  3 Starlings, 1 Fox sparrow, 3 Hairy Woodpeckers (the
one male/female pair & 1 Orange headed one), 2 House finches, 32 House
sparrows (1 female house sparrow with white secondary feathers-all winter),
6 Mourning doves,
2 Cardinals, 1 Flicker, 2 Red bellies,  1 Song sparrow, 3 titmice,2 White
breasted nuthatches and 5 White breasted nuthatches. Nothing like the
numbers some others have reported, but busy for my yard.
Bev Propen, Orange

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