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Pileated Woodpecker Saves Young

Submitted by on July 14, 2011 – 9:25 amNo Comment
Pileated Woodpeckers by Luanne Brooker

Pileated Woodpeckers by Luanne Brooker

A Pileated Woodpecker defends her nest from a snake.

Birds & Blooms magazine published the amazing story and several photos sent to them from a reader. In the photos, a female Pileated Woodpecker fights the snake protecting her three young ones. You just have to see for yourself!

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