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Red-bellied Woodpecker

2 years ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

Joshua Malbin has been birding in Brooklyn, NY for more than 10 of his 15-plus years doing it so far. He's been working as a writer and editor for almost 20, and has contributed fiction and nonfiction to more than a dozen online and print journals. He cohosts the independent comics review podcast Comics for Grownups and has self-published a novel about water wars in the western U.S. Another is in the works.
“Wait, why is this bird called ‘ Red-bellied Woodpecker ?'”
“Because, you see, it has this very faint, essentially invisible wash of red on its lower belly. No birder alive has ever...
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