POTD: Safety in Numbers

bird crow ravenSafety in Numbers Bozeman, Montana 2010

Some ocean fish swim in tight schools to evade predators. I wonder if crows do the same sometimes? Of course there aren’t all that many sky sharks or other large predators flying around for crows to worry about, so probably not.


3 thoughts on “POTD: Safety in Numbers”

  1. While it might not be true for crows, I think it is true for flocks of starlings which are a food for various hawks and kites. Hence they congregate in large groups for safety in numbers.

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