The Wet Woodland Bird Survey
Carrion Crow Corvus corone
|Appearance||A large, familiar all-black bird, with a heavy black bill.
Size: 45-49cm tall
|Habitat||Towns, heaths, estuaries and woods.|
|Food||Carrion, birds, eggs, insects, worms and grain.|
|Breeding Habits||4-6 eggs in a cup-like nest near the top of a tree. Incubation takes
18-20 days and fledging takes 4-5 weeks.
1 brood per year; March-May.
|Location in Wet Woodland||This bird was only heard once flying over the wet woodland. It may well breed in woodland nearby.|