Woodpeckers are a real treat in the garden – they are colorful, fun to watch and great for keeping the bugs under control. Since most of them don’t migrate you can hope to attract woodpeckers all year round, especially in summer when they bring their babies to your feeders.
Woodpeckers are among our most-loved birds, but how much do you really know about them? There are 22 types of woodpecker in North America – can you guess which one inspired Woody Woodpecker? Hint: it’s not what you probably think…read on to find out the truth.