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Whooping Crane Eastern Flock
2010 Whooping Crane Chicks on First Fall Migration

Make your own map of the migration! Plot the approximate migration data below on a hand-made map, or purchase this recommended map. (Exact locations not revealed to protect isolation and safety of the cranes.)

 

Date

County

State

Lat (N)

Long (W)

Distance

HOME Necedah National Wildlife Refuge, Juneau County
WI
44.15
-90.2
HOME
Oct. 10, 2010 South Juneau County

WI

43.70

-90.00

23 miles

Oct. 17, 2010 Sauk County
WI
43.45
-89.95
26.4 miles
Oct. 18, 2010 Green County
WI
42.67
-89.60
47 miles
Oct. 19, 2010 Winnebago County
IL
42.21
-89.11
34 miles
Oct. 31, 2010 LaSalle County
IL
41.69
-88.53
55 miles
Nov. 1, 2010 Livingston County
IL
40.91
-88.64
54.5 miles
Nov. 6, 2010 Piatt County
IL
40.10
-88.73
59 miles
Nov. 16, 2010 Cumberland County
IL
39.30
-88.48
56 miles
Nov. 17, 2010 Wayne County
IL
38.43
-88.42
63 miles
Nov. 23, 2010
Union County
KY
37.66
-87.95
45 miles
Nov. 26, 2010 Marshall County SKIPPED
KY
36.17
-88.47
(+63 miles)
Nov. 26, 2010 Carroll County
TN
35.67
-88.13
(+53 miles)
Nov. 27, 2010
Hardin County
TN
35.22
-88.19
67 miles
Dec. 2, 2010 Franklin County SKIPPED
AL
34.50
-87.89
(+57 miles)
Dec. 2, 2010 Walker County
AL
33.78
-87.35
(+53 miles)
Dec. 3, 2010 Chilton County
AL
33.78
-86.95
58 miles
Dec. 7, 2010 Lowndes County SKIPPED
AL
32.46
-86.83
46 miles
Dec. 7, 2010 Pike County
AL
31.80
-86.07
64 miles
Dec. 8, 2010 Clay County
GA
31.50
-85.14
55 miles
Dec. 10, 2010 Decatur County SKIPPED
GA
   
61 miles
Dec. 10, 2010 Jefferson County (STAGING AREA FOR SPLITTING INTO TWO GROUPS)
FL
30.47
-84.05
43 miles
Dec. 11, 2010 Madison County SKIPPED
FL
   
30 miles
Dec. 11, 2010 Gilchrist County ("Chass Five" birds)
FL
29.75
-82.81
56 miles
Dec. 15, 2010
St. Marks NWR
Pilots then return to Jefferson County STAGING AREA. On next fly day, migration will continue with the "Chass Five" birds.
FL
30.06
-84.17
28 miles
January 14, 2011 Marion County (Arrival Flyover for the "Chass Five" birds)
FL
29.24
-82.09
59.1 miles
January 15, 2011 Citrus County: Chasshowitzka ("Chass") NWR (migration complete for "Chass Five" birds)
FL
28.68
-82.59
26 miles

 

Journey North is pleased to feature this educational adventure made possible by the
Whooping Crane Eastern Partnership (WCEP).

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