The sun is out and the crows are happy! It had been bitterly colds for several days here in Colorado.The fog froze on the trees creating this lovely hoarfrost. Just add blue skies and crows for more appreciation of the frost.
The American crow is a large passerine bird species of the family Corvidae. It is a common bird found throughout much of North America. American crows are the new world counterpart to the carrion crow and the hooded crow. Wikipedia
Scientific name: Corvus brachyrhynchos
Mass: 0.7 – 1.4 lbs
Lifespan: 7 – 8 years (In the wild)
Wingspan: 2.8 – 3.3 ft.
This image has been FEATURED in the following groups:
A Birding Group-Wings 01-12-2016
FAA Portraits-Birds 02-29-2016
Wildlife ONE A DAY 04-27-2016
Animal Photographs 07-21-2016
All COLORADO 02-07-2017
Arts Fantastic World 03-10-2017
One Tree-Not Trees 03-24-2017
Seasons In Colours Fine Art Photography 05-28-2017
All Natural Beauty Of This World 07-09-2017
KINGDOM Animalia 08-17-2017
Images That Excite You 01-19-2018
1000 Views on 1 Image Group 07-20-2018
10 Plus 07-23-2018
USA Photographers Only 01-24-2021
This image was a top finisher in the on line contest BIRDS IN SNOW on 12-29-2018.
This was the “Animals in the Snow” photo of the day on the USA Photographers group home page for 1/24/21!
January 10th, 2016
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