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November 6, 2007: Migration Day 25
It's blustery in LaSalle County today. Winds are blowing at +17mph
out of the WNW — and blasting much stronger up top.
This is the Day 3 at this Illinois stopover. Check out today's Migration
was 2 degrees below freezing when the team woke up today. What temperature
is that in Celsius? Fahrenheit? Which
is more of a problem for the planes and cranes: wind or cold temperatures? Why?
the photo above, from what direction is the wind blowing?
Look for clues in (1) the sunrise and (2) the way the
wind sock is pointing.
History: Where was the migration
on Day 25 in 2002? What
do you notice about the date?
Journaling Questions in the 2002 report to answer: How do the number
of no-fly days on Day 25 in 2002 compare with the number of no-fly
days on Day 25 in in 2007?
North is pleased to feature this educational adventure presented in
cooperation with the Whooping
Crane Eastern Partnership (WCEP).