hatching at ICF, this chick was nicknamed "Rivet" by
caretakers, but his real and only official name is DAR 41-07.
He was a mellow chick.
and DAR #36-07, #45-07 and #46-07 were released together on a
pool at Necedah NWR on the evening of October 29, 2007. All
flew to the nearby main sandhill crane roost, which was also
occupied by adult pair 312 and #316.
First Migration South: DAR
left the Wisconsin refuge but before he could get a good start on migration he
was struck and killed by a small
jet at the Dane County Regional Airport in Madison on October 31, 2007.
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