Northern Flickers are one of the larger woodpeckers in the region. Flickers are brown with lots of dark spots. Note the black malar ("mustache") making this a male.
Blue Jays often flock up in the fall and fly over during the day. They are often noisy while flying. Their flight and color pattern are distinctive.
Black-capped Chickadees do not usually fly long distances, but when they do, their black and white head pattern makes them easy to identify.