Size: Ravens are larger than crows.
Buddies: Ravens often travel in pairs, while crows are seen in larger groups.
Tail Feathers: Raven’s have longer tail feathers in the middle of the tail, while a crow’s tail feathers are basically the same length. (Remember the phrase Round Raven, Square Crow)
Calls: Raven’s make a lower croaking sound, while crows make a cawing sound.
Beaks: Raven’s have shaggy throat feathers and a large, heavy and curved beak, while crows have a slimmer sharp pointy beak.
Now that you are armed with information, what bird is this? A raven or a crow?
Answer: It is a raven.