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Brown-headed Crow, Papua (status: "near-threatened") | by Philippe Verbelen in Indonesia
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Brown-headed Crow, Papua (status: "near-threatened")

The Brown-headed Crow (Corvus fuscicapillus) is a specialist of the Papuan lowland rainforests. It is classified buy Birdlife International as "near-threatened" due to the accelerating rate of forest destruction within its habitat. Illegal logging, forest conversion for agriculture and plantations and hunting are all threats to the survival of this species.

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Taken on August 4, 2008