to Morgan County (+56.3 Miles)
November 12, 2006: Migration Day 39
finally out of Boone County's grip! All 18 took off behind Brooke, today's
lead pilot. They hadn't flown for 8 days, yet every single chick
stayed with Brook's plane the whole way (1 hour, 31 minutes)!
Journal Question: Joe reported
conditions: no tailwind, no headwind, and bumpy all the
way, even though
they flew at altitudes anywhere from 700 to 1,000 feet. What
does this make you think about everyone's motivation to
Kids in Action: Check out Whooping
Crane Central, where students
in Ms. Black's class in Canada are working hard to raise
money for Operation
Migration, and to share what they
know about this endangered species.
North is pleased to feature this educational adventure presented in
cooperation with the Whooping
Crane Eastern Partnership (WCEP).
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