TITLE

Raven

AUTHOR(S)
Dunn, Ann Bailey
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Apr99, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses information on the black birds known as ravens. Comparison between ravens and falcons; Estimated number of raven's distinct vocalizations; Superstition surrounding the bird.
ACCESSION #
1770734

 

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