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Hello GEORGIA! (+72.8 Miles)
January 3, 2008: Migration Day 72

Photo Mark Chenoweth

They're off to Georgia after 4 days at Tennessee's Hiwassee State Wildlife Refuge. All 17 took off with Brooke on this exciting day. One bird dropped off to Richard, and all 17 landed in Gordon County Georgia over 70 miles later. It was a very long, but perfect flight. GO CRANES!

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In the Classroom
Today's Journal Question: The team has two travel pens. In what ways do you think this helps them? Think of your answer. Then see Megan's story to find out how the pen is set up. >> (Teacher Guide available too. >>)

 


 

 


Journey North is pleased to feature this educational adventure presented in cooperation with the Whooping Crane Eastern Partnership (WCEP).
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