Whooping Cranes for Kids Explore Whooping Crane Resources Whooping Crane Home Page Whooping Crane Facts Whooping Crane Home Page Journey North Home Page Whooping Crane Migration  

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).
Journey North Home Page   Facebook Pinterest Twitter   Annenberg Media Home Page
Copyright 1997-2014 Journey North. All Rights Reserved.   Contact Us    Search