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January 18, 2008: Migration Day 87

What equipment is this worker using? (Click to enlarge)

Photo WCEP

Layover Pen in Marion County, FL where the crane-kids will land first.

Photo
USFWS Billy Brooks

Fog, rain, clouds — everywhere. This is down-day 3 in Hamilton County, Florida. Will they be able to make their second-to-last flight tomorrow? Everyone is hoping! That would leave just one more flight to go!

 

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In the Classroom
Journal Question:
Look at the photos above and then answer:
(a)
What helps keep the crane-kids safe in the first winter in their new home?
(b-for-Bonus) From what do the young cranes need protection?
(Hear Ranger Jennifer's audio clip.)

 

 

 


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