Whooping Cranes 7 & 8-13

Doug Pellerin was out last week doing some Whooping crane tracking and came across one year old cranes 7-13 & 8-13 at Horicon Marsh. Click each image to enlarge.

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8 Comments

  1. canadianhoot May 18, 2014 6:12 pm

    So great to see. Than you for the update, and lovely photos.

  2. Frances May 18, 2014 5:04 pm

    As I recall, these two birds are sister and brother. Does that present a genetic problem if they “fall in love”? How will you handle it? Thanks

    • Heather Ray May 19, 2014 5:09 am

      It’s still rather early for them to be pairing, however, we have had one full sibling pairing in the past.

  3. Claire DeLand May 18, 2014 1:17 pm

    Awesome!!!!!

  4. Patricia Ewing May 18, 2014 12:29 pm

    Love it! Thanks for sharing these pictures…

  5. Patricia Wenzel May 18, 2014 10:07 am

    Great pictures of beautiful birds!

  6. Kay May 18, 2014 8:36 am

    My, how they’ve grown. So nice to see them thriving.

  7. Anne May 18, 2014 7:58 am

    Such beautiful majestic birds.