Northern Flicker

(Colaptes auratus)

Status: Year-round Resident. Last recorded on site in 2021
Breeding Status:-
1987-1991: Confirmed1992-1996: Confirmed
1997-2001: Confirmed2002-2006: Confirmed
2007-2011: Likely but not confirmed2012-2016: Confirmed
2017-2021: Likely but not confirmed

The Patuxent web-site provides more general information about this species.
At this time of year, this species is expected to be present on site.

Common on site from early March through October, several remain through the winter in most years. Breeds throughout the site.

Photographer: Pennie Urban.
This is a male.

Photographer: Gene Oleynik.
This is a female.