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little drummer boy

This woodpecker is "drumming," which can be a mating call or a territorial marker. A woodpecker's drumming noise can be heard by other birds from great distances.

 

Downy woodpecker

Picoides pubescens

Constitution Gardens, Washington, DC

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Uploaded on April 2, 2012