Thursday, 8 April 2021

Black Woodpecker with some brown plumage.

Sometimes Black Woodpeckers (Dryocopus martius) have some brown feathers. The reason for this has still not been satisfactorily explained.

Thursday, 8 October 2020

I'm delighted to announce that my new book is now published. The Green Woodpecker: a monograph on Picus viridis is available from amazon on-line stores. Gerard Gorman.

Saturday, 22 August 2020

Juvenile Great Spotted Woodpecker


Juvenile Great Spotted Woodpecker (Dendrocopos major), Ocsa ringing/banding camp, Hungary, August 2020.

Monday, 18 May 2020

Golden-olive Woodpecker in Peru

Male Golden-olive Woodpecker Colaptes rubiginosus subspecies rubripileus. November 2012. NW Peru.