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Quoting "Gregory R. Askew" <[log in to unmask]>:

> Are we talking about BLACK-BACKED (three-toed) woodpeckers or NORTHERN
> three-toed woodpeckers (which can be found in Colorado)? If it's the latter
> then I'd love directions as well!
> Greg

I was wondering the same.  Any response?

Scott

>
> Quoting Fred & Chris Pratt <[log in to unmask]>:
>
> > Kim,
> >
> > I am very interested in directions - I have never seen this species in
> > Vermont, only out west in Wyoming and Colorado!
> >
> > Fred Pratt
> > [log in to unmask]
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "- Maeve Kim" <[log in to unmask]>
> > To: <[log in to unmask]>
> > Sent: Saturday, July 16, 2005 5:47 PM
> > Subject: [VTBIRD] NEK life list bird!
> >
> >
> > > For today's Loon Watch, I was assigned two lakes in the Northeast
> Kingdom.
> > > No
> > > loons, unfortunately - BUT I spent a while watching three three-toed
> > > woodpeckers, getting a very good look at one adult from less than 12'
> away
> > > and then
> > > watching this bird feed one of two others that stayed in deep shadow.
> None
> > > of
> > > the birds seemed concerned at all about my presence, and I watched for
> > > many
> > > minutes before they all flew back a bit farther into the woods.
> > >
> > > If anyone wants directions, let me know. It was pretty much the back of
> > > beyond, right near New Hampshire, surrounded by nothing but deer camps
> > > (and deer
> > > flies). In the mud where I was standing were the tracks of deer, moose,
> > > bear,
> > > some weasel-y thing, and a large canid - no marks of tires or Tevas!
> > >
> > > Maeve Kim
> > > Jericho Center
> >
>
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