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From Science Daily on 26-Aug-2019 09:23

Animals that do well in urban areas tend to be the ones that learn to make use of resources such as the food humans throw away. But is our food actually good for them? A new study suggests that a diet of human foods such as discarded cheeseburgers might be giving American crows living in urban areas higher blood cholesterol levels than their rural cousins.


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American Crow

Passeriformes

Corvidae

Corvus brachyrhynchos

 
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