December 1, 2010: Migration Day 53
Lesson: GPS: A Snapshot in Time
Listen to Joe Duff's audio
hear how a GPS helps the ultralight pilots.
aloft are roaring, but it's calmer on the ground. They'll stay
another day in Hardin County, TN and hope to fly tomorrow. The cranes
are content in their pen, but tornadoes, flood warnings, flash floods,
making headlines in eastern states. Meanwhile,
photo above shows an essential piece of equipment for the ultralight
pilots. What is it? Click on the photo for more, and also see today's
"In the Classroom" questions.
the Classroom: Journal or
would a GPS be especially helpful to pilots
flying tiny, open-air ultralight planes? Think,
then listen and compare your thoughts to pilot
Joe Duff's words in this audio clip.
the GPS above to answer five questions
on this page!
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North is pleased to feature this educational adventure presented in
cooperation with the Whooping
Crane Eastern Partnership (WCEP).