Against the Wind (+
0 Miles )
November 7, 2008: Migration Day 22
to peck out the eye of the puppet held by Operation Migration's
Ray during an evening roost
check. What do you think #818 was thinking? Photo
Green County Curse prevails. Yesterday
began a new record for number of days delayed by weather in Green
County. Today the wind is still against them, with snow in the
forecast. So they're still
waiting to make that flight to the first Illinois
stopover. The weather has to change soon!
How is your favorite crane doing?
How are the DAR chicks, released on October 18, doing?
Our crane biography pages are updated with photos or
when we get them, so check often and click on the photos:
Class of 2008 Home Page.
do you think whoopers stay so dazzling
white when they muck around in marshes
and wet weather? You can watch a whooper
take a bath! [Real Media Player URL: http://www.operationmigration.org/bath-time.rm]
Also see our video
viewing guide. It helps
you know what to watch for.
North is pleased to feature this educational adventure presented in
cooperation with the Whooping
Crane Eastern Partnership (WCEP).