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Pileated Woodpecker – Nova Scotia

Pileated Woodpecker - Nova Scotia, Canada

Pileated Woodpecker - Nova Scotia, Canada

I was walking in Shubie Park, when I stumbled onto this Pileated Woodpecker.

Shot May 2, 2011, 5:17 pm. (420mm, 1/200 @ ƒ/5.6)

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  1. Billy

    We have 2 of these that frequent our backyard in hatchet lake, ns; during all seasons

    Jan 29, 2012 @ 10:11 am

  2. Rose Fricker Bonnar

    just had one in my yard, never ever seen this type of bird before

    Mar 03, 2015 @ 2:01 pm

  3. Lloyd

    Just watched one for five minutes on a dead stub in our backyard on the edge of the town of Bridgewater, NS.

    Apr 27, 2015 @ 10:17 am

  4. Jill Hurley

    Dec 5/2015 just saw one that looked like it was jumping from tree to tree on kings road in Wellington. NS

    Dec 06, 2015 @ 12:27 am

  5. Lisa Sarah Venedam

    Spotted this pecker wood lol out in my front yard yesterday. The holes it’s putting in my neighbour’s tree are huge! I couldn’t get over how large this bird was! I took a video of it but it’s a tad blurry.

    Mar 17, 2020 @ 12:24 pm