What is making the holes in my tree

Asked June 11, 2019, 11:32 AM EDT

Have 40 acres in Missaukee County Michigan. Just noticed these large holes in a live pine tree on my property. Is this from a Pileated woodpecker? Lots of ships at the base of the tree. How do I rid of them, don't want to loose anymore trees!

Missaukee County Michigan

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