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The Flicker Chicks

No, they’re not a new country girl band.

flicker chicks
Mom feeding chicks

We finally got a peek at the flicker chicks today!

Dad feeds 3 chicks
1 -2 -3 beaks

I counted 3 open mouths that Daddy Flicker was feeding.

flicker dad preening
Dad you look fine. I’m hungry!

Dad seemed to get a little nonchalant about feeding time.

flicker chicks
Hey! That’s my head!

I noticed Mom Flicker reach in past the 2 in the front to make sure all got their fair share.  But this guy got a little too eager.   hahaha

These photos were taken near Blackberry Campground on the Alsea River in Tidewater, Oregon.