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Common Raven
(Corvus corax)

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
Common Raven
and eggs of other birds. Click to enlarge
Common Raven ID TipsIdentification tips for the Common Raven
Range Maps:
(Click map to enlarge.)
Common Raven Breeding Map Common Raven Winter Map      USGS
Breeding Map          Winter Map (CBC)     
Additional photos and information:

Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Photo, description, similar species, sound, range, habitat, food, behavior, reproduction, and conservation status.

Mike Danzenbaker's Bird Photography
Photo of Common Raven in flight.



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