Red-Cockaded woodpecker (Picoides borealis)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
22 cm. Rather small black-and-white woodpecker with longish bill. Above black barred white. Below white with black spots on flanks. Black crown, nape and moustachial stripe border white cheeks and side of neck. Male has small red mark on the side of nape. Juvenile browner with variable extent of red on crown.
- States/US Territories in which the Red-Cockaded woodpecker, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Alabama , Arkansas , Florida , Georgia , Louisiana , Mississippi , Missouri , North Carolina , Oklahoma , South Carolina , Texas , Virginia
- US Counties in which the Red-Cockaded woodpecker, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which the Red-Cockaded woodpecker, Wherever found is known to occur:
Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge, Big Branch Marsh National Wildlife Refuge, Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge, D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge, Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge... Show All Refuges
- Additional species information
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|1970-10-13||Southeast Region (Region 4)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|2003-01-27||Red-cockaded Woodpecker Recovery Plan, Second Revision||View Implementation Progress||Final Revision 2|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|2003-03-20||68 FR 13719 13720||Notice of Availability of the Second Revision of the Recovery Plan for the Red-cockaded Woodpecker (Picoides borealis)||
|2000-09-13||65 FR 55270 55269||Notice of Availability of a Technical/Agency Draft Revised Recovery Plan for the Red-Cockaded Woodpecker (Picoides borealis) for Review and Comment||
|2005-09-12||70 FR 53807 53808||5-Year Review of Eight Southeastern Species||
|2006-10-05||Red-cockaded Woodpecker 5-Year Review|
» Critical Habitat
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