The small jackdaw is relatively rare in Jersey. Jackdaws nest on cliffs and tend to be found in little groups. Their chattering calls can at first sound similar to a choughs (listen below). Understandable then when some reports of choughs in Jersey turn out to be jackdaws.
Name: Jackdaw Corvus monedula
Weight: 220 g
Length: 34 cm
Wingspan: 70 cm
Diet: young birds, eggs, fruits, seeds, scraps
Habitat: Grassland, Farmland, Woodland, Urban
Jersey conservation status: green