Corvus corax

Cronk is the most popular bird at the ONC. People all over Utah know about him and come to visit him. Cronk is a show-off who lights up when he has human interaction. He goes on walks on the property with trainers, fly to trainers for food, does puzzles and speaks. He regularly says Hi, God bless you man, and barks like a dog when people pass by his enclosure. Cronk has lived at the ONC since 1998 and is a true delight to all. 

  • Average Weight: 1.5-4.4 pounds   
  • Wingspan: 40-59 inches 
  • Lifespan in the Wild: 10-15years 
  • Lifespan in Captivity: 40 years 

Fascinating Facts:  

Ravens are in the Corvid family of birds which are the smartest group of birds in the world. They have been seen using sticks as tools to pry tasty insects out of cracks in logs. They are trained in captivity to do a multitude of tricks for bird shows. Ravens are a large all black passerine bird and highly skilled acrobatic fliers. 



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