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What is that!!!
He seems rather unsure about what might be amongst the peanuts!

Great Spotted Woodpeckers are regulars at both feeding stations (this is the lower one).

This was a male at the end of May, we'd not seen the female for a while.

Saturday Fun
Habitat
Scrubby tree area above ravine
Location
Craighall, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland
Date taken
29 May, 2023
Scientific name
Dendrocopos major
Equipment used
Nikon Coolpix P900
Shutter speed, aperture & ISO
Birdwatching mode
He's a bright warrior and your picture is sharp as a tack with brilliant details. Delia, I haven't seen my buntings in a few days I think it got too hot and they are looking for cooler temperatures near the coast.
 
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Interesting picture of this beautiful woodpecker clearly looking closely at something. Excellent behavioral picture D! TFS!
 

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Category
Britain & Europe
Added by
delia todd
Date added
View count
242
Comment count
7

Image metadata

Device
NIKON COOLPIX P900
Aperture
ƒ/5.6
Focal length
152.0 mm
Exposure time
1/200 second(s)
ISO
400
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
BF Great Spotted Woodpecker 29 May 2023.jpg
File size
3.7 MB
Date taken
Mon, 29 May 2023 4:08 PM
Dimensions
4500px x 3896px

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