Wild Things: Urban Crows
|John Hadidian/The HSUS|
Unfortunately, as much as we’d love for everyone to appreciate these resourceful and clever corvids, there are plenty of folks who hear caw caw and see red—mainly due to the early hour. Those who happen to live near a winter roost site of crows may get a regular unwelcome wake-up call around 5 a.m.
As the leap in their population numbers over the past few decades shows, crows have learned to thrive among us.