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Three previously-extinct woodpeckers were rediscovered!

A woodpecker
Photo by Bill Pennell / Unsplash

Thought to be extinct since 1944, the ivory-billed woodpecker has a crest that looks like a red hat and a "tin trumpet" call.

And after a year-long expedition in bottomland forests in Louisiana, using trail cameras and drones, researchers were able to rediscover at least three!