Acorn Woodpecker Fledgling

A baby acorn woodpecker waits for a family member to bring him food.  Acorn woodpeckers have complicated social lives with up to 4 males and 3 females tending the same nest hole.  The young stay with their parents for many years helping to rear additional young.

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Fledgling Acorn Woodpecker

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