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Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Photo

This photo of a juvenile Yellow-bellied Sapsucker was taken on July 20th, 2008 at Newton Hills State Park in South Dakota.  This little guy and 2 of his siblings were hanging out in a well pock-marked "sapsucker tree", an elm that was full of sapsucker drill wells.  Every once in a while, the parent would come and offer the young some insects.  Photo taken with Canon 20D, 400 5.6L.

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - Sphyrapicus varius

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