Hairy Woodpecker Sightings

Order: Piciformes Family: Picidae Genus: Picoides Species: Picoides villosus

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Common Name: Hairy Woodpecker
Species: Picoides villosus
Record#: 4984
View full size photo of Hairy Woodpecker in Malignant Cove, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: natural landscape of grass and trees including old fruit trees, with stream running into a marshy lagoon which runs into the ocean
Comment : Although the picture is not very clear (taken with my phone) this Hairy Woodpecker had a red patch on the back of it's head and wasn't very shy, kept working away at pecking at the tree


 
Common Name: Hairy Woodpecker
Species: Picoides villosus
Record#: 4985
View full size photo of Hairy Woodpecker in Malignant Cove, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: natural landscape of grass and trees including old fruit trees, with stream running into a marshy lagoon which runs into the ocean
Comment : Although the picture is not very clear (taken with my phone) this Hairy Woodpecker had a red patch on the back of it's head and wasn't very shy, kept working away at pecking at the tree


 
Common Name: Hairy Woodpecker
Species: Picoides villosus
Record#: 555
Date Sighted: 2011-07-18 #Seen: 1
User#: iiagavin
View full size photo of Hairy Woodpecker in Fall River, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : The long beak suggests this is a Hairy Woodpecker vs a Downy one.