of the older "ultra-cranes" began
flying northward on Feb. 26! It's early yet, but the
northbound flight of #408, #514, and #519 is a
sign that the older birds may be getting restless. For some of
them, the journey north will soon begin!
birds are doing well, except for #735 who is having
a problem with her right wing. We’ll be looking into
that early next week.
chicks mostly still eat the crane chow from their feeders,
but they find
Last week I saw one young crane chowing down on a little crab,
so that's a good sign! Before
the Class of 2007 arrived at Chass, a very important improvement
was made to the pen. See it