Raven calls, Chum Creek, Victoria

To: Bill Stent <>
Subject: Raven calls, Chum Creek, Victoria
From: Carl Clifford <>
Date: Sat, 16 May 2015 22:29:44 +1000
Could certainly be a regional dialects. Ravens and other corvids are known to 
have them. I have been caught out the same way in the past.

Carl Clifford

> On 16 May 2015, at 10:10 pm, Bill Stent <> wrote:
> A couple of weeks ago I was at Chum Creek near Healesville in Victoria. I had 
> to pick my daughter up from a scout camp. While I was there, a couple of 
> ravens flew over, calling as they did. My immediate thought was that they 
> were Aussie ravens, and was surprised that they were there, but then I wasn't 
> sure. The calls weren't quite right for Aussie or Little.
> Could I have been hearing Aussies after all - the calls were much closer to 
> that than Littles (and no, they definitely weren't Forests). Or could I have 
> heard some odd local dialect of Littles?
> Any thoughts?
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