Winds Right, But Too Brisk (+ 0 Miles)
January 11, 2009: Migration Day 76

Down Day #2 after landing Jan. 9 in Lowndes County, Alabama
Photo Operation Migration

Yes, the winds are finally out of the north — but too strong for the planes and cranes to cope with! Light rain showers stretch across the flight path, and a low cloud ceiling at the next (Pike County) destination added more "no fly" reasons. They've gone 871 miles and hope to add more miles tomorrow. See you then!

It's Sunday: No Classroom Activities Today

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