American Crow

(Corvus brachyrhynchos)



Status: Year-round Resident. Last recorded on site in 2021
Breeding Status:-
1987-1991: Confirmed1992-1996: Confirmed
1997-2001: Confirmed2002-2006: Confirmed
2007-2011: Possible but not likely2012-2016: Confirmed
2017-2021: Possible but not likely

The Patuxent web-site provides more general information about this species.
At this time of year, this species is expected to be present on site.

This species was a common year-round resident and summer breeder up until 2002 when West Nile Virus reached the site. Since then it has become an infrequent visitor to the site. On March 20, 2014 a pair of American Crows fly overhead and into the Village with nesting material

Photographer: Gene Oleynik.