American Crow

Crows and a Deer in Stow

June 5, 2012

A white-tailed deer in Stow.
Two American crows in Stow.
A white-tailed deer and two American Crows, photographed by Steve from Stow.
 

Birds around Crane Swamp

November 26, 2011

Gregory Billingham submitted this list of birds he saw during a hike around Crane Swamp in Northborough and Westborough, including SVT's Cedar Hill Reservation and Sawink Farm Reservation.
  • Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)  6
  • Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)  1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus)  1
  • Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens)  6
  • Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus)  2
  • American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos)  3
  • Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus)  27
  • Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor)  21
  • White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis)  8
  • Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus)  1
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet (Regulus satrapa)  4
  • Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis)  9     2 seen at Sawink; 7 near the top of Cedar Hill that has bluebird houses in the vicinity.
  • Hermit Thrush (Catharus guttatus)  1
  • American Robin (Turdus migratorius)  12
  • Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis)  1
  • Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos)  1
  • Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum)  26
  • Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)  3
  • Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis)  11
  • Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)  4
  • American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis)  22

Cooper's Hawk preying on Crow in Sudbury

February 3, 2011

A Cooper's hawk catches and consumes an American crow in Sudbury, photographed by Dawn Dentzer.
A Cooper's hawk catches and consumes an American crow in Sudbury, photographed by Dawn Dentzer.
A Cooper's hawk catches and consumes an American crow in Sudbury, photographed by Dawn Dentzer.
A Cooper's hawk catches and consumes an American crow in Sudbury, photographed by Dawn Dentzer.
A Cooper's hawk catches and consumes an American crow in Sudbury, photographed by Dawn Dentzer.
A Cooper's hawk catches and consumes an American crow in Sudbury, photographed by Dawn Dentzer.
Dawn Dentzer submitted this series of photos of a Cooper's hawk preying on an American crow just outside her back door in Sudbury.

Wildlife at ARNWR in Maynard and Sudbury

May 16, 2010

Mallards at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, by Craig Smith
A muskrat at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, by Craig Smith
A Baltimore oriole at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, by Craig Smith
A purple finch at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, by Craig Smith
Canada geese at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, by Craig Smith
A gray catbird at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, by Craig Smith
An American crow at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, by Craig Smith
A white-tailed deer at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, by Craig Smith
An eastern phoebe at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Sudbury, by Craig Smith
Craig Smith photographed the following during a visit to the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard and Sudbury:  mallard and ducklings, muskrat, Baltimore oriole, purple finch, Canada geese with goslings, gray catbird, American crow, white-tailed deer, and eastern phoebe.
 

Birds at Memorial Forest

March 5, 2010

Gregory Billingham reports the following birds from his walk at SVT's General Federation of Women's Clubs of Massachusetts Memorial Forest in Sudbury:
  • Ring-billed Gull - 3
  • Mourning Dove - 4
  • Downy Woodpecker - 1
  • American Crow - 3
  • Black-capped Chickadee - Many
  • Tufted Titmouse - Many
  • Red-breasted Nuthatch - 1
  • White-breasted Nuthatch - 4
  • Eastern Bluebird - 1
 

Bald Eagle in Framingham

February 1, 2010

Susie Duff photographed this bald eagle along the Sudbury River in Framingham
Susie Duff photographed this bald eagle being mobbed by American crows near SVT's Centennial Place Reservation, along the Sudbury River in Framingham.

Birds at Hamlen Woods and Reeves Hill Conservation Areas

November 29, 2008

Barbara Howell reports seeing the following birds at Hamlen Woods and Reeves Hill Conservation Areas:
12 mallards, 2 hairy woodpeckers, 2 American crows, 1 black-capped chickadee, 1 white-breasted nuthatch, 1 Carolina wren

Birds at Upper Mill Brook

November 11, 2008

Barbarah Howell saw the following birds on a recent walk at Upper Mill Brook in Wayland:
Great Blue Heron (1), Am. Black Duck (4), Mallard (3), Red-tailed Hawk (1), Red-bellied Woodpecker (2), Blue Jay (2), Am. Crow (2), Black-capped Chickadee (5), White-breasted Nuthatch (3), Eastern Bluebird (1), Swamp Sparrow (1), Dark-eyed Junco (6), Am. Goldfinch (8)
 

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