Trolliet, B, Barton, B. A. B, Flower, W. U, Hayman, R. W, Roberts, E. L, Flower, W. U & Trolliet, B / July 1958 – vol. 51, issue 7–276 Magpie burying and recovering food.--With reference to the note by Derek Goodwin on " J a y s and Carrion Crows recovering hidden food" (antea, vol. xlviii, pp. 181-183) and other comparable observations, a note on this habit in the Magpie (Pica pica) may be of interest. Magpies feed daily from a bird-table in my garden at Lightwater, Surrey, and have frequently been observed to carry food away to c... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.