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Blane Klemek column: Red-bellied woodpeckers seem to be sticking around

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Based on accounts of many readers who took time to send emails over the past week telling me about their respective red-bellied woodpecker observations, I'd move the species' Minnesota range-line a few hundred miles northwest, if it were up to me.


It's apparent that red-bellied woodpeckers are not only remaining here throughout the year, but they're breeding and nesting as well!

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