Specialty Birds


White-headed Woodpecker
Copyrighted Photo courtesy of: Peter La Tourrette

 

White-headed Woodpecker.
Picoides albolarvatus   

Fairly common but elusive permanent resident of the highest mountains..

Some of the best Central Coast birding sites to find it are:

Santa Barbara County: 
Figueroa Mountain [Uncommon]

Ventura County:
Mt. Pinos  
Pine Mountain



White-Headed Woodpecker Feeding
Copyrighted Photo courtesy of: Peter La Tourrette

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