Great Slaty Woodpecker : The Haunted Bird

The Wild Episode

Mar 2 2022 • 30 mins

The Great Slaty Woodpecker (Mulleripicus pulverulentus) is probably the biggest woodpecker in the world. A spectacular inhabitant of Asian forests that's haunted, perhaps, by the ghosts of two even bigger woodpeckers ...

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Opening & Closing Themes: Running Waters and Acoustic Meditation by Audionautix (Jason Shaw), from CC BY 3.0.

plus modified versions of:

What Have You Done and Small Steps by Lee Rosevere, CC BY 3.0