Last July I wrote a post called "Woodpecker Taxi" about one of M's and my experience as wildlife transporters.
The hatchlings survived, and here are some pictures. Only it turned out that we and the rehabilitator were all of us wrong about the species.
I was under the impression that the people came down from Littleton while the aspen tree with the nest was cut in Custer County, but I got the story third-hand, so I cannot be sure. It does not matter—the little guys made it to their release date, and that is all that you can ask.