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Sandhill Crane

Grus canadensis

Description:

A beautifully majestic migrator, these large gray birds have a bright crimson cap and forehead, long legs and neck. Sandhill Cranes can stand around 3-4 feet and have a wingspan of up to 6-7 feet. You can read more about them here: https://thewanderingnaturalist.wordpress...

Habitat:

Bosque del Apache wetlands https://thewanderingnaturalist.wordpress...


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Lat: 33.76, Long: -106.87

Spotted on Dec 22, 2015
Submitted on Jan 13, 2016

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