American Crow

American Crow calling from a dead branch in the woods.
American Crow in the woods at Sprague Lake.

NPS Photo / Rachel Ames

Size: 15.5-21”
Description: Glossy black overall.
Migratory Status: Year-round residents of Rocky Mountain National Park.
Habitat: Live in a wide variety of habitats including riparian, coniferous, agricultural and urban areas to 10,000 feet.
Diet: Eat a variety of foods including grains, seeds, nuts, fruits, berries, small mammals and carrion.

Last updated: June 8, 2018

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