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09/18/2013 - 2:37:52pm
Seven of our 2011 birds, #'s L1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, & 13-11 in Avoyelles Parish.
08/09/2013 - 1:09:41pm
05/21/2013 - 10:01:58am
01/16/2013 - 4:42:22pm
L8, 10, and 11-11
07/26/2012 - 10:58:18am
07/16/2012 - 4:58:39pm
PWRC #28 hatching, still more in his shell than out.  Photo by S. Peregoy
06/19/2012 - 12:14:40pm
PWRC (Patuxent Wildlife Research Center) #9 who is the oldest of the potential 2012 LA chicks.
03/23/2012 - 3:21:11pm
L3-10 in a rice field in Jefferson-Davis Parish, fall 2011.
03/05/2012 - 11:05:45am
12/02/2011 - 4:26:50pm
As one plane landed the other circled White Lake (notice the plane at the top of the photo)
11/25/2011 - 6:09:25pm
Last view of the old top-netted pen.
16!
11/09/2011 - 1:34:34pm
PWRC #23, a female, foraging in the pond pen where she lives at Patuxent.
10/12/2011 - 4:34:49pm
L8-10
08/29/2011 - 9:29:18am
Since chicks for release are raised in isolation they're not supposed to hear human voices so everyone is reminded to be quiet.
08/09/2011 - 3:52:17pm
L9-10
07/14/2011 - 2:11:34pm
Robel pole used to measure various habitat charcteristics including water depth and vegetation height
06/30/2011 - 10:49:42am
Newly banded L7-10 in the top-netted pen.
06/03/2011 - 2:56:13pm
First in flight! L10-10 and friend take to the sky for the first time!!
05/24/2011 - 11:42:22am
Adult whooping crane pair, Ginger and Bubba, in their house at the International Crane Foundation (ICF).
05/09/2011 - 9:09:44am
10 juvenile whooping cranes and one plastic decoy in the top-netted pen.
04/26/2011 - 10:14:27am
Birds were unloaded from the plane to a cargo trailer at the Jennings, LA airport.