Sandhill Crane

The Sandhills of Nebraska: Cranes and Prairies

By Joe Sebastiani, Seasonal Programs Team Leader Late March in Nebraska is very much like it is here in Delaware…warm, cold, warm, cold, windy, windy, rain, snow.  That is how our trip went last week in the Cornhusker State.  We experienced a wild variety of weather, including temperatures in the 70’s when we arrived.  That didn’t last.  …

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Sandhill Crane in Delaware

by Derek Stoner, Conservation Project Coordinator The email subject line caught my attention:  FW: Sandhill Crane.  Immediately intrigued, I checked out the photos that a kindly observer had passed along to me.  While driving by a neighborhood near Newark, Susan Eggert had the amazing experience of spotting a crane waltzing across the lawns.  Realizing that she’d spotted a very unusual …

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