Photo Submission

Submitted By

Connie Fairchild

Yardley, PA, United States


I was looking for a bald eagle nest across the river. I noticed movement in my peripheral vision and saw this sapsucker on a tree very near me. It was almost 70 degrees today (!) and the sap was running freely from the holes he had drilled. It was like he was drinking from a water fountain.



Immature Yellow-bellied Sapsucker