Pileated woodpeckers attracted to Mexican food

This nestling woodpecker is in the tree next to Mi Casa restaurant. Many thanks to Buck Butler who alerted me to its presence.

I could not stay long enough to watch the nest until the parents returned, so I don’t know if this is the only nestling, or whether there are multiple youngsters who compete for access to the nest hole entrance.

Nestling pileated woodpecker

Free guacamole dip with all beetle larvae

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