Κουρούνα - Corvus corone cornix - Hooded Crow
 

Photo above by and Colin & Sue Turvey
 

Photos 9.12.04 Vamos area
 

Status: Common resident
 
2007:
12.1.07 (c.70) Roost gatherings NE of Provarma. (c.150) S of Provarma. RR
2006:
8.1.06 (c.100) Roost gatherings NE of Provarma. (c.200) S of Provarma.  RR
30.12.06 (c.150) Roost gathering seen from Provarma. RR
2005:
6.9.05 (c.100) Roost gatherings NE of Provarma. RR
28.12.05 (c.150) Roost gatherings NE of Provarma. RR


Identification: Largish black and grey bird. Noisy croaks often draw your attention. Always take a look as it is often game to have a go at Ravens or Raptors and entertaining dogfights often ensue.
Voice: Noisy croaks etc.
Food: Omnivore, carrion, insects, eggs, grain, berries etc.
Size: length 44-51cm, wingspan 93-104m/3ft
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