National Geographic : 1945 Jun
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome by Arthur A.Allen Meddling Humans Beware a Courageous Fighter, the Pileated Woodpecker! So strong was this male's parental instinct after the eggs hatched that it might have knocked Southgate Hoyt off thedead elm30feet above ground had henot been roped to the tree. This bird is found in broad woodlands throughout the United States and Canada. It ranges only three orfour miles from itsnest.