Red-headed Woodpecker

Hey, someone just scooched behind that tree! I wonder who it is. So I scooched a bit until he came into view; it’s a Red-headed Woodpecker! As I beared down on him with my camera, he scooched again! Rats. So I scooched again, and again he scooched. We scooched dang near all the way around that tree before he gave in and allowed me to get a shot, and what a dandy it is! I felt like I’d bothered him enough for one day, but as I turned to leave he flew over to the tree I was leaning against, just out of arms reach! I got the distinct feeling that he had as much fun scooching that day as I did.

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