Downy Woodpecker
(Picoides pubescens)

Downy Woodpecker
Photographer: Bill Marchel

Seasons in Walnut Creek: Year-round resident

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Walnut Creek Sighting: Seen flying on a cold and rainy day in mid-February north of Walnut Creek along State Street.

Downy Woodpecker

This page prepared by 8th grader James M.
Exploris Middle School - Spring 2008