This blog has photographs of birds and other animals taken by a new birder and amateur photographer. It will also discuss identifying birds and birding hotspots. The majority of photographs are from southern Florida and the Greater Toronto Area, although other areas in the U.S. and Canada are included. There are also photos of birds in Panama. Other nature photographs taken while birding are also included
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
MALE HOFFMANN'S WOODPECKER, COCO BEACH, GUANACASTE, COSTA RICA
We can ID this woodpecker as a male Hoffmann's Woodpecker by its yellow-orange nape and the red cap on its head, which you can just abour make out if you look closely.