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Raven eating ground squirrel(Otospermophilus beecheyi)

Corvus corax principalis

Description:

Large raven of N America: It has a large body and the largest bill, its plumage is strongly glossed, and its throat hackles are well developed.

Habitat:

Road leading to a jetty

Notes:

The squirrel was most likely roadkilled. Another squirrel kept popping up to watch the ravens battering his buddy around as they tried to break the skin and pelt

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Crescent City, California, USA

Lat: 41.74, Long: -124.20

Spotted on Jun 21, 2015
Submitted on Jul 8, 2015

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