Description: Pale gray with black wings and tail, and a long beak. In flight, the wings and tail show large white patches.
Migratory Status: Year-round residents of Rocky Mountain National Park.
Habitat: Live in spruce-fir and other coniferous forests to 12,000 feet.
Diet: Eat mainly pine seeds but can eat a variety of insects and small mammals. During the summer they cache pine seeds for the winter season.
Last updated: June 7, 2018