Doug Pellerin was able to capture a couple of photos showing wild hatched whooping crane W3-17 late last week.
W3-17 with Mom number 42-09. Photo: Doug Pellerin
W3-17 with Mom or Dad. Photo: Doug Pellerin
Bev Paulan estimates this youngster to be approximately 50 days old. He/she still has about a month to go before it will be capable of flight.