Whooping Crane (Grus americana)
|Order: Gruiformes |
Species: americana (a-mer-ih-KAY-na) (Info)
This bird has been reportedly found in the following regions:
Corpus Christi, Texas
|By melody |
|Positive ||KSBaptisia ||On Jul 17, 2009, KSBaptisia from Beatrice, NE
(Zone 5b) wrote:
Used to see them (during the migration) occasionally when I lived near the central Platte River in Nebraska. A truly spectacular bird.
|Positive ||Bairie ||On Aug 16, 2009, Bairie from Corpus Christi, TX
(Zone 10a) wrote:
They are beautiful, aren't they? This is their home; they nest near here in the Welder Wildlife Refuge.
Timer: 13.03 jiffies (0.13034391403198).