Illinois Woodpeckers

Whether it’s the deep slow tapping of the pileated woodpecker or the irregular drumming of a yellow-bellied sapsucker, these sounds signal the presence of one of nature’s natural chiselers. Test your knowledge of woodpeckers in this quiz that is based on the Winter 2018-2019 Illinois Audubon article “Woodpeckers of Illinois: Nature’s Chiselers” by Sheryl DeVore and Steven D. Bailey.