|A Black-billed Magpie, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO; 7/8/2010.|
|A congress of crows sitting on a branch surveying their territory, Crystal Cove State Park, Newport Beach, CA;|
A collective group of crows are also called a "cauldron", a "congress", a "horde", a "murder", and a "muster". I personally love a "murder" of crows, but I have to admit a "congress" of crows is very fitting - a lot of noise and bluster.
|American Crow, Silverthorne, CO; 7-6-10|
|A Common Raven, Petrified Wood National Park, AZ; 6/20/2011.|
|Two Common Ravens fighting over a pine cone, Newport Beach, CA; 6/13/2011.|
Sunset of the Day
|"The Three Gossips" rock formation in Arches National Park, Utah; July, 2005|