Month: September 2017

My Search for the Pileated Woodpecker is a Huge Success

My Search for the Pileated Woodpecker is a Huge Success

The Pileated Woodpecker is the largest Woodpecker in North America. It measures a staggering 16-19 inches (41-48cm) long, with a wingspan of 26-30 inches (66-76cm) and weighs a whopping 8-12 ounces (227-340g). Compare that with the size of a House Sparrow at just 5.5-7 inches (14-18 cm), weighing only .85-1.4 ounces (24-40g) or a Blue …

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