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Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
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Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)

General Description: Northwestern Crows (Corvus caurinus) are all black with a purplish gloss in good light. Northwestern Crows are similar to American Crows, but Northwestern Crows are slightly smaller and the call is a bit different.

Taxonomy: Passeriformes, Corvidae.

Favored Habitat: Coastal areas, shoreline.

Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)

Where to Find: Don't look for Northwestern Crows around Las Vegas. Rather, look for this species along the Pacific Coast from northern Washington north to Alaska.

Comments:

Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus) If you were a tasty crab or perhaps a dead fish, this might be the last face you ever see!
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus) Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Northwestern Crow with a tasty morsel
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Notice size of the crow in relation to a large gull
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Northwestern Crows at a freshwater spring along the coast
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Well, like they say, the family that bathes together stays together!
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus) Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus) Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus) Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Typical habitat: Crows feeding at low tide
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Crows feeding at low tide
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Crows feeding at low tide
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Crow feeding at low tide
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Young Northwestern Crow (note the brown feathers)
Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus)
Young Northwestern Crow with a bit of brown in the feathers
Note: All distances, elevations, and other facts are approximate.
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