N.H. Back Yard Bird

by Wende
(Belmont, NH)

Size - 13" bigger than a Robin. Smaller than a crow.

Back - Brown
Breast - Black shape the size of a 50 cent piece
Belly - mottled
When head bent there was a red streak on the neck
Was eating bugs in my lawn.
Time of day 1 p.m.
I could see white under his folded wings.
What is it????
Long beak the size of his head

Comments for N.H. Back Yard Bird

Click here to add your own comments

Sep 22, 2010
northern flicker
by: gigi

sounds a bit like a northern flicker.
I think I've posted a picture of one a while back
check it out,see if its the same.


Comment
Thanks Gigi for your input. Here's the link;
Northern Flicker

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to What Is This Bird?.



Coming Soon

Recent Articles

  1. Bird nesting in our yard

    Mar 23, 17 09:07 PM

    This tiny bird was one of a pair we discovered in a nest in our avocado tree. Unfortunately its partner died. The bird is very small, maybe 3 inches long,

    Read More

  2. Tiny bird.

    Mar 22, 17 12:12 PM

    it is very tiny, brownish it is not a nuthatch it is smaller, it pecks on dead trees like a woodpecker, I am in SC

    Read More

  3. No Idea What Bird Is

    Mar 19, 17 11:15 AM

    It was small and on my magnolia tree in around September. Was here only that one time.

    Read More