Date: 5/9/19 3:46 pm From: Kim & Jeff <jkbrinker...> Subject: Re: Erythristic Hairy Woodpecker, Mercer County
I've been on alert since it showed up around 4, but it has not reappeared yet. It was only here for about 5 or 10 minutes before (I assume) being intimidated by the grackles, redwings, and jays. The camera is ready...
Jeff Brinker Mercer, Mercer County
On 5/9/2019 6:33 PM, Glenn Koppel wrote: > This is a really interesting sighting! Can you get a picture of this? Do you do e-bird? This would be a great sighting for the e-bird database and also the PSO database. If you can get a picture, I would really like to see it. > Thanks, > Glenn Koppel > PSO Mercer County Compiler > Mercer and Lawrence County e-bird reviewer. > > > > >> On May 9, 2019, at 4:49 PM, Kim& Jeff<jkbrinker...> wrote: >> >> At our feeders today was what I can only guess was a possibly erythristic Hairy Woodpecker. The breast was almost the orangish-pink shade of a red-breasted nuthatch, but the same coloration affected every normally white feather, including the stripes, head and face, and belly. >> >> Jeff Brinker >> Mercer, Mercer County >