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The Annual Sandhill Crane Migration in Nebraska

Sandhill Cranes(Grus canadensis) landing in the Platte River at sunset near Gibbon, Nebraska during the annual Sandhill Crane migration This is the sixth year in a row that I have driven out to Kearney, Nebraska to photograph the more than … Continue reading

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My Last Day with the Cranes

I’ve had a great week here in Kearney, Nebraska waking up early and staying out late to be with the Sandhill Cranes. I hate to leave but I know that they will soon be headed north to Siberia and I … Continue reading

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A Snow Day for the Sandhill Cranes

March weather can be a little unpredictable in Nebraska. It was 20 degrees and snowy this morning on the Platte River and the cranes slept in a bit. I don’t think they wanted to stop huddling together. But they finally … Continue reading

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