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Common Raven
(Corvus corax)

        
Common Raven
Credit NPS
 
Common Raven Information
                                                     
Length: 21 - 27"

Habitat: Open woodlands, rocky mountainous areas, rocky seacoasts. Requires rocky cliffs or tall trees for nesting.

In the West and far North
: Canyons, deserts, and arctic tundra.

Diet: Carrion, garbage, small rodents, lizards, frogs, mollusks, insects, seeds, cultivated grains, wild fruits, nestlings and eggs of other birds.
 
Common Raven ID TipsIdentification tips for the Common Raven
  Calls of the Common Raven
 
Range Maps:
 
Common Raven Breeding Map Common Raven Winter Map      USGS
     
Breeding Map          Winter Map (CBC)     
 
Additional photos and information:

Common Raven
Facts about the habitat, diet, feeding behavior, and nesting of this bird. Includes photos, range map and sounds. (From Audubon Field Guide)
 
Common Raven in Flight
 
Common Raven in Flight
By Danrok [CC BY-SA 3.0 ], from WC
 
     
   

 

 


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