Yellow-bellied Sapsucker – nestlings

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker nestlings hungry and begging non-stop for food from their nest – a cavity in the trunk of a dead Paper Birch. The calls get loud when the parent arrive and briefly stop when it feeds them, to start again with even more intensity!

Species : Yellow-bellied Sapsucker. Background : Ovenbird, Winter Wren, Blue Jay.

Date/Time : 22.06.2018 / 1:30 PM
Location : Parc National du Mont-Orford, Quebec, Canada
Altitude : ~500m (1640′)
Equipment : Wildtronics Pro Mono Parabolic, 633

Photo : Charles J Sharp [CC BY-SA 4.0], Wikimedia Commons.