The Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) is one species in which courtship behavior including copulation solicitations can be observed in winter (Kellam et al.
What does DOWO stand for?
DOWO stands for Downy Woodpecker
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Worcester's 2012 count totaled an impressive 89 species, which were dominated by 1,741 Canada geese, 1,533 ring-billed gulls, 1,373 black capped chickadees, 1,162 crows, 1,108 juncos, 996 robins, 881 starlings, 829 mallards, 795 house sparrows, 437 common mergansers, 401 goldfinches, 345 rock pigeons, 324 white-breasted nuthatches, 292 titmice, 274 hooded mergansers, 245 mourning doves, 236 blue jays, 196 cardinals, 196 house finches, 190 downy woodpeckers, 174 bluebirds, 138 greater scaup, 138 song sparrows, 135 redpolls, 118 common goldeneyes, 114 red-breasted nuthatches, and 100 black ducks.
Of all the woodpeckers, the downy woodpecker is the smallest one in North America.
At Willamette Heights Park, for example, mourning doves, red-breasted nuthatches, downy woodpeckers and Steller's jays congregate.
In this guide he profiles 25 birds that live in Utah such as the black-chinned hummingbird, the downy woodpecker, and the Cooper's hawk, including one color picture per species.
He also answers basic questions about birds, including whether cardinals mate for life, why some birds sleep standing on one leg, and the difference between a downy woodpecker and a hairy woodpecker.
Hoping to hear the sharp "pik" of a downy woodpecker.
Every day, Trudy watched at the window, observing and writing about each newcomer: the beautiful black-and-white-striped downy woodpecker, the brave, bright-eyed chickadees, the bullying blue jays who chased the other birds away, and the tiny pine siskins who showed the pretty yellow undersides of their wings as they flew.