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Jackdaw

Observed: 23rd March 2010 By: sl7246sl7246’s reputation in Birds
IMG 9403
IMG 9398 2
IMG 9410
Description:

The bird is bigger than a Blackbird but has a black beak, is shiny black all over excetp for a shiny grey ‘hood'. Its legs are also black but it has a white eye ring that looks quite sinister. It hopps along the ground or between branches. At the moment it is collecting twigs for nesting. It appears to be omniverous.

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Jackdaws

Very clever birds, like most of the crow family. They are also well adapted to both urban and countryside environments.

Colin

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