IMG_4301Evidence of Pileated Woodpecker in the Hudson Highlands. The biggest hole is 7″ tall. This kind of excavation work is standard for this crow-sized woodpecker, which has a skull designed to absorb all that pounding.

1 Response to “Excavations”

  1. 1 Peggy Herron October 7, 2014 at 8:36 am

    Wow I would not have thought a bird made those holes !

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