Jays are known for their intelligence. They hoarding food by burying it in the ground and can remember the hundreds of sites where their food has been hidden. They make a loud screaming calls and their scientific name comes from the latin word garrulus meaning noisy or chattering. However, the Jay is well-known for its excellent mimicry of other bird calls.
The pinkish-brown Jay, with it’s bright blue wing patches and black moustache, is difficult to confuse with any other bird of its size.Record a sighting