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Freezing Fog! No Go (+0 Miles)
December 31, 2007: Migration Day 69

Photo Megan Kennedy, Operation Migration

It's day 2 on the ground at Tennessee's Hiwassee Refuge with 738.3 miles gone. Freezing fog is the culprit. It's impossible to see more than a quarter of a mile. It will be hours before the fog lifts, so no flight will happen today.

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In the Classroom
Today's Journal Question: Today is the last day of 2007. Write a sentence in your journal that describes another FIRST for the migration of the Class of 2007, and for the 7-year history of ultralight-led migrations.

Migration History: Take a look at the number of days to complete the migration after leaving Cumberland County, Tennessee in past years. Then make your prediction for the ending date of migration 2007.



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