•Scientific name: Corvus Monedula
•UK Conservation Status: Green
Jackdaw is a small, black crow with a distinctive silvery sheen to the back of its head. The pale eyes are also noticeable.
The jackdaw call is a familiar hard 'tchack' from which it gets its name.
It will commonly nest in chimneys, buildings, rock crevices and tree holes.
•UK breeding: 1,400,000 pairs