Follow this bird's unusual winter migratory path, in search of adequate food rather than warmer climes. The Red-bellied Woodpecker munches on a variety of seeds and fruit, becoming the orange farmer's enemy in orange season and best friend when insects abound.
This bird is subject to the Migratory Bird Treaty Act and remains under the stewardship of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. It can be borrowed for wildlife conservation, ecology, biology, scientific, or educational purposes. There may be limits on other, non-educational uses. Please contact us if you have any questions.