This individual was later seen carrying a mouthful of insects into a thick grove of willows for its young.
I really like the contrast as this young male White-headed woodpecker bathes amid a pile of cow bones.
Mt Ralston 8000' Desolation Wilderness
There were 3 of them behind Motel 6.
8640', hot slope
Near upper elev limit on this trail. 9275'
This female was one of three that together were watching over a brood of 28 ducklings.
Two other adults and several chicks observed at same time.