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Sandhill Cranes

Grus canadensis


Sandhill cranes have red foreheads, white cheeks & long dark pointed bills. In flight, their long dark legs trail behind & their long necks keep straight. Immature birds have reddish brown upperparts & gray underparts.


Farmland fields.

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Greg Shchepanek
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Greg Shchepanek

Ontario, Canada

Spotted on Aug 31, 2014
Submitted on Sep 4, 2014

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