Genetically Valuable Whooper Twins Hatch in Calgary

There are not one but two whooping crane siblings now calling the Calgary area home.

Their situation is unique, not just because there are only about 450 of the birds are left in the wild, but because of who’s raising them.

Zookeeper Valerie Edwards acts like a bit of a social worker at the so-called “cranedominiums,” at the Calgary Zoo’s award-winning Devonian Wildlife Conservation Centre

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  1. Susanne Shrader October 11, 2018 8:43 pm

    How will I keep up on hooping Crane news after December?

    • Timo Rissanen October 12, 2018 10:41 am

      I have the same question. Thank you for brightening up my days since circa 2005 when I first found you.