Whooping Crane Migration Map 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

Meet Tom Stehn!

 Tom Stehn is the Whooping Crane Coordinator at Aransas NWR.
He works for the US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS).
Tom is also co-leader of the International Crane Recovery Team. The team is part of a partnership of groups helping to bring Whooping cranes back from the brink of extinction. Tom is a wildlife biologist. He has been helping Whooping cranes since 1982!  

A view over Texas crane country from the plane. See any Whooping cranes?   This map shows the 115,000-acre refuge where the world's last remaining natural migratory flock of Whooping cranes spends winter. Because you can't see Whooping crane habitat from the refuge roads, a pilot flies Tom over the refuge to count cranes there during migration and winter.


Journey North Home Page   Facebook Pinterest Twitter   Annenberg Media Home Page
Copyright 1997-2017 Journey North. All Rights Reserved.   Contact Us    Search