What is this bird???

by Shirl Abrahamson
(Jacksonville NC)



This bird came back this evening. What is it? I know pictures are not best but the best I could get. White stripes down tail.

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Jul 27, 2012
Youth
by: Anonymous

Yep! I came up with the same thing. A red-headed woodpecker that isn't old enough to have the red head, yet.

Jul 31, 2011
woodpecker
by: Jason

I think its a immature red-headed woodpecker.


http://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Red-headed_Woodpecker/id

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