Go: Winds Persist (+0 Miles)
October 19, 2011: Migration Day 11
|Photo: Joe Duff Operation Migration
No test flight was needed to know that today is too windy to fly. The team is calling this state WIND-sconsin, where they are up to Down Day 8 in Green Lake County. The young cranes will be let out of their pen for some welcome flying and exercise. Let's hope they can leave before the birds start thinking of Stopver #1 as their new home!
the Classroom: Journal or
(a)Size up the migration: How is it doing when you compare today with October 19, 2010?
- (b-for-bonus) Whooping cranes are in the news. Here are two articles. Look at both. Then choose one to summarize and respond to in your journal.
October 14: DAR cranes in Class of 2011
October 17: Louisiana Flock
North is pleased to feature this educational adventure presented in
cooperation with the Whooping
Crane Eastern Partnership (WCEP).