Sappy

A Blue Atlas Cedar (Cedrus atlantica)A line of sapsucker holes. About 3/4″ deep, through the bark.These holes are chiseled out by, in our parts, the Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius), who drinks the sugary sap and snaps up any insects also attracted to the sweet stuff.

1 Response to “Sappy”


  1. 1 alaspooryorick March 20, 2018 at 11:45 am

    ouch! deep hole. permanent damage to tree?


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