This Morning Outside
by Diane Porter
December 3, 2010
Red-bellied woodpecker takes a mouthful of water, turns around on the edge of the bath, lifts her head, and lets the water run down her throat.
This is a female. A male would have red all the way up the back of the head. As for the belly, the red is not so much.
Photo copyright 2010 Michael and Diane Porter