For decades, a Halifax neighbourhood has been known for a murder (of crows)

For decades, a Halifax neighbourhood has been known for a murder (of crows)

CBC News | By Frances Willick | December 2018

They arrive alone, in pairs or in small groups, flying in from every direction just before dusk to a part of Halifax overlooking the Bedford Basin.

By the time twilight falls and the sky’s blue is deepening to black with every second, the treetops are filled with crows — thousands upon thousands of them.

“It just gets black with crows,” said Fleurette Sweeney, who lives at a retirement home for nuns behind Mount Saint Vincent University, which is pretty much ground zero for the nightly crow convention. “It’s hilarious. The cacophony of sound is incredible.”

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2019-03-12T16:05:38+00:00 December 28th, 2018|0 Comments

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