Young great spotted woodpeckers at photo hide


Young great spotted woodpecker, 10 June 2016

After the mainly adult great spotted woodpeckers of my earlier blog post, now young birds on 10 June 2016 at the bird photography hide. Like this one, with the red cap typical for its age, on a birch tree.

Young great spotted woodpecker bathing, 10 June 2016

Like the adult birds, the young woodpeckers liked bathing in the pool.

Young great spotted woodpecker bathing, on 10 June 2016

Young great spotted woodpecker on tree, 10 June 2016

The fledgling woodpeckers had only very recently learned flying. They still depended on their parents for food. However, they already knew how to sit vertically on a tree trunk.

Young great spotted woodpecker on tree, on 10 June 2016

Young great spotted woodpecker under branch, 10 June 2016

And how to hang horizontally under a branch.

Young great spotted woodpecker near hide, 10 June 2016

Bye bye for now, young woodpeckers! There will be another blog post about you.

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