The darker the color, the more favorable the climate conditions are for survival. The outlined areas represent approximate current range for each season. More on reading these maps.
Formerly restricted to the Atlantic and Gulf Coastal plains, this crow has been expanding inland for decades. The Fish Crow has crossed the Appalachians, and is increasingly reported from the Ohio River Valley. Audubon’s climate model forecasts continued shifting climate space for this species, most troublingly with only 23% remaining stable in winter, and a concurrent 26% reduction in suitable winter space.