Raven

Name: Raven

Scientific name: Corvus corax

Category: Birds

Nature Stars: 70

What are nature stars?

About: A massive crow, about 65cm long. Ravens are birds of mountains and forests, where they feed on carrion. They nest on cliffs around the coast and on mountains, in quarries and in large trees in parkland. Ravens have been expanding their range in recent yea

How to identify: Much larger than the other crows, with a strong, heavy bill and a long, wedge-shaped tail.

Where: Northern and western Britain, expanding its range and moving south eastwards

Natural Superpowers

  • Predator: 60
  • Agility: 40
  • Rarity: 70
  • Cute factor: 10
  • Traveller: 30

Fantastic fact: If the Ravens leave the Tower of London, the City of London will fall.

Photograph credit: Photo credit tbc


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comments

  • Tawnyix
    • Date: 2014-10-29 18:32:37
    • Tawnyix

    thanks for the latin/scientific name

  • Tawnyix
    • Date: 2014-10-29 18:00:46
    • Tawnyix

    i'll try not to scare then from the tower

  • Tawnyix
    • Date: 2014-10-29 18:00:38
    • Tawnyix

    i'll try not to scare then from the tower

  • Peewitiva
    • Date: 2014-08-15 14:36:01
    • Peewitiva

    enter your comment here...

  • Parakaxus
    • Date: 2012-12-16 12:04:59
    • Parakaxus

    ravens make places look desolate.

  • Greenilla
    • Date: 2010-04-20 11:24:48
    • Greenilla

    Raven's are very smart an they are very black.

  • Voleyas
    • Date: 2010-03-18 17:10:41
    • Voleyas

    hello foxalos you've got loads of cards

  • Buzzyaxus
    • Date: 2010-03-12 16:19:48
    • Buzzyaxus

    ravens are very smart