Corvus monedula   Jackdaw

Corvus mondula

The Jackdaw is usually a social bird roosting in communities and often seen in good numbers near humans. This one had learned that humans are often a source of food and glared at me with its pale eyes from very near by as we ate our sandwiches.

Battlements, The Needles, Isle of Wight 5th June 2006

Added on 14th June 2006, updated 21st Nov 2014