White tailed black bird in the USA - we’d love some help identifying this bird
I’ve been sent some photos of a black bird that has a white tail. We really want to see what bird it is. Can anyone help
Below are the photos that were sent from the USA (thanks for sending them Angie)
Angie says - I wasn’t going to send one of them , because this bird doesn’t stand still and the quality is worse than the others, however, I think that is actually has some white on the left side of it. Interesting bird. I can’t find anything on the internet other than your website on them. thanks so much!
I aren’t an expert on identifying birds, but I wondered if this was a young American Crow or a young American Rook.
I’ve put two links below so you can take a look. The Crows and Rooks in the photos below are adult birds – so we’ll have to imagine a younger version.
We still need help identifying it. I’m going to take a look at some more books. Hope we get there in the end.
The investigation has started. All we need now is Sherlock Holmes!