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What is unusual here?

Photo Chris Gullikson, Operation Migration

Cranes don't normally lie down, even when they sleep. These healthy young chicks are on the grass training strip at Necedah National Wildlife Refuge, where acres of water and marsh make wonderful crane habitat. But why are the young cranes lying down in the grass?


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