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Corvus brachyrhynchos


Large groups of crows come to feed on the seeds I throw out on the ground. Usually they are all business, but when they eat their fill and relax a bit they can become quite social and playful.... they make snow angels too! One crow tried to eat all the left over spaghetti in one mouthful

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The MnMs
The MnMs 12 years ago

Wow! I did not know about the snow angels :-)

galewhale..Gale 12 years ago

Cornell Lab has a neat study of crow families and intelligence

galewhale..Gale 12 years ago

Thanks Susan and Ashish .... someone suggested that they land on snow like this for the fun of it, so you maybe right. Crows do have a big impact on my life for sure.... if there is a big hawk or owl around they yell at it and gang it. Often if I follow their voices I am brought to the owl... also I have seen them interact in family groups, very good at sharing with each other, seem to enjoy each others company, A good example for us humans I think!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 12 years ago

Its a kind of big impact of Crow made on Human life..!!

SusanEllison 12 years ago

amazing, maybe we got the idea about making snow angels from them!

JeniferNikole 13 years ago

This is an awsome pic!

galewhale..Gale 13 years ago


ceherzog 13 years ago

That's really neat!

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Maine, USA

Spotted on Jan 29, 2009
Submitted on Apr 3, 2011

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