Woodpecker & Kingfisher Photos © Bill Schmoker

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org

Adult Lewis's Woodpecker, Cottonwood Canyon, Baca County, Colorado, 8/02.

Juvenile Lewis's Woodpecker, Cottonwood Canyon, Baca County, Colorado, 8/02.

Red-headed Woodpecker pounding on a tree, Tamarack SWA, Logan County, Colorado.

Red-headed Woodpecker, Tamarack SWA, Logan County, Colorado.

Acorn Woodpecker, Santa Rita Lodge, Madara Canyon, Arizona, 8/06.

Acorn Woodpecker, Santa Rita Lodge, Madara Canyon, Arizona, 7/03.

Acorn Woodpecker, Santa Rita Lodge, Madara Canyon, Arizona, 3/03.

Acorn Woodpecker, Wildcat Canyon, La Plata County, Colorado, 5/25/02.

Male Gila Woodpecker, San Pedro River, Arizona, 3/03.

Male Golden-fronted Woodpecker, Laguna Atascosa NWR, Texas, 3/05.

Female Golden-fronted Woodpecker, Laguna Atascosa NWR, Texas, 3/05.

Male Golden-fronted Woodpecker, McAllen, Texas, 4/04.

Male Golden-fronted Woodpecker, Bensten State Park, Texas, 4/04.

Male Red-bellied Woodpecker, Bonny Reservoir, Yuma County, Colorado, 12/22/02. The red on the heads of males extends to the crown and forehead of the bird, versus just the nape on females.

Male Red-bellied Woodpecker, Bonny Reservoir, Yuma County, Colorado, 12/22/02. Note the namesake red on the belly of this bird.

Male Williamson's Sapsucker, Gilpin County, Colorado, 6/04.

Female Williamson's Sapsucker, Cañon City, Colorado, 12/03.

Male Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Burnett County, Wisconsin, 6/04.

Female Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Burnett County, Wisconsin, 6/04.

Male Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Hayden Lake, Burnett County, Wisconsin.

Female Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Hayden Lake, Burnett County, Wisconsin.

Red-naped Sapsucker Gallery

Red-breasted Sapsucker, Tacoma, Washington, 9/05.

Male Ladder-backed Woodpecker, Salineno, Texas, 3/05.

Female Ladder-backed Woodpecker, Salineno, Texas, 3/03.

Downy Woodpecker photo gallery

Female "Pacific" Hairy Woodpecker (note sooty underparts and dark back), Olympia, Washington, 9/05.

Male Hairy Woodpecker, Walker Ranch Burn, Boulder County, Colorado.

Male Hairy Woodpecker, Walker Ranch Burn, Boulder County, Colorado.

Male Hairy Woodpecker, Walker Ranch Burn, Boulder County, Colorado.

Female Hairy Woodpecker, Walker Ranch Burn, Boulder County, Colorado.

Arizona Woodpecker, Madara Canyon, Arizona, 3/03.

Arizona Woodpecker, Ramsey Canyon, Arizona, 3/03.

Red-cockaded Woodpecker, Croatan National Forest, North Carolina, 6/04. This federally endangered species is carefully monitored- note the color bands on the right leg of this bird.

American Three-toed Woodpecker gallery

Male Black-backed Woodpecker, Black Hills, South Dakota, 12/05.

Male Black-backed Woodpecker, Black Hills, South Dakota, 12/05.

 

Gilded Flicker, Picacho State Park, Arizona, 3/03.

Male Red-shafted Northern Flicker drumming & singing, Boulder County, Colorado, 3/07.

Head detail of hybrid male Red-shafted x Yellow-shafted Northern Flicker. Note red on nape and hints of brown on the tips of the auriculars. Boulder County, Colorado, 11/05.

Male Northern Flicker (Red-Shafted form), Boulder County, Colorado, 2/05.

Male Northern Flicker (Red-Shafted form) at my feeder in Longmont, Colorado.

Northern Flicker chick, Jackson County, Colorado.

Female Pileated Woodpecker, Lake County, Minnesota.

 

Kingfisher Pictures

Ringed Kingfisher, Bensten State Park, Texas, 3/05.

Ringed Kingfisher, Bensten State Park, Texas, 3/05.

Belted Kingfisher, Adams County, Colorado, 2/07.

Belted Kingfisher in flight, Chatfield Reservoir, Douglas County, Colorado, 4/04.

Female Belted Kingfisher, Burnett County, Wisconsin, 6/04.

Male Belted Kingfisher, Cherry Creek State Park, Arapahoe County, Colorado, 11/02.

Female Green Kingfisher, Santa Ana NWR, Texas, 4/04.

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org