Sunday, December 6, 2009

Red dot.

Spot the dot.

A male Red-shafted Flicker often perches atop this telephone pole. Here he is showing off his good looks in the late afternoon light of a crisp December day.


Karen said...

Is he eyeballing that metal dome to see if it's a good "hey ladies!" drilling spot for next spring?

Hugh said...

Karen, I've never seen one drum on that thing, but perhaps.