Monthly Archives: May 2016

no feeding

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One of the boys asking his mum why she does not feed him. She wants him to leave the nest, that’s why.

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Then father gives it a try. No food, you will have to come out!

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Father showing how to use the wings once you get out.

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two boys and a girl

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Male black woodpecker chick peeping out of the nesthole. It would not be long before it would leave the nest. Two boys are in the nesthole, peeping out. Later on I see a girl too, but she is much shyer.

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