Date: 12/21/19 5:48 am
From: STEPHIMAC27 <housestewart...>
Subject: Re: [MASSBIRD] New Crow article: Ipswich!

> On Dec 21, 2019, at 8:32 AM, CRAIG GIBSON <cbgibson...> wrote:
>
> Greetings all,
>
> A very nice article on encounters with local Crows was written by Rebecca Pugh and recently published by Ipswich Local News. Lively and informative, Ipswich Local News is a valued source for news and events in the North Shore. The print edition is published on Thursdays and its primary focus is on Ipswich.
>
> She writes a column titled Birding Unplugged. It is an occasional series about birds for people out and about without binoculars or books. Rebecca is an author, has a Ph.D. in storytelling and peacemaking from Lesley University and is a student in Mass Audubon’s Birder’s Certificate Program at Joppa Flats!
>
> In the article about her encounter with Crows in Ipswich, she references Crow expert, Kevin McGowan at Cornell, young Gabi and her exchanges of food and return gifts by her local Crows, the winter Crow roost in Lawrence, and an article by Charles Townsend about the Ipswich roost written over 100 years ago!
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> For those with an interest, story and link posted on the blog, and well worth a look!
>
> Link: http://www.wintercrowroost.com/clever-crows/ <http://www.wintercrowroost.com/clever-crows/>
>
> Enjoy,
>
> Craig Gibson
> 2019 Crow Patrol


 
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