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Red-headed woodpecker at North Point State Park, Maryland on October 11, 2915.

This red-headed woodpecker was busy gathering acorns and stuffing them into dead trees for later use. In the space of 15 minutes it stashed four acorns to eat in the coming winter.

The red-headed woodpecker is a true omnivore with its diet ranging from insects, worms to seeds, nuts, berries, and even small rodents on occasion.

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Red-headed woodpecker at North Point State Park, Maryland on October 11, 2915.
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Red-headed woodpecker at North Point State Park, Maryland on October 11, 2915.
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Red-headed woodpecker at North Point State Park, Maryland on October 11, 2915.
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Red-headed woodpecker at North Point State Park, Maryland on October 11, 2915.
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