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Following the sandhill cranes in Colorado

enticed into birding

by Evelyn Horn

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Western Reflections Pub. in Montrose, CO .
Written in

    Places:
  • Colorado.
    • Subjects:
    • Horn, Evelyn -- Diaries.,
    • Sandhill crane -- Colorado.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 194) and index.

      Statementfrom the journals of Evelyn Horn.
      GenreDiaries.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL696.G84 H66 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 194 p. :
      Number of Pages194
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3315245M
      ISBN 101932738053
      LC Control Number2004108725
      OCLC/WorldCa56568673

      Thomas D. Mangelsen (born January 6, ) is an American nature and wildlife photographer and conservationist. He is most famous for his photography of wildlife in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, as he has lived inside the zone in Jackson, Wyoming, for over 40 , he and nature author Todd Wilkinson created a book, The Grizzlies of Pilgrim Creek, featuring a grizzly bear known. The Sandhill Cranes head south from the northwest corner of the San Luis Valley, Colorado into New Mexico. Following the Rio Grande, as it winds it’s way through canyons, ancient pueblos and thick cottonwood bosques (woods), they pass through the states largest city Albuquerque.

        In this Ma image, sandhill cranes dance near Gibbon, Neb. Huge numbers of sandhill cranes stop in the Platte River basin for rest and food before resuming their migration north. Each section focuses on the interactions between children of four different American cultures and sandhill cranes, triggered by events occurring during the annual life cycle of the cranes. The story is enriched by the author’s exquisite illustrations, by Zuni prayers, and by Inuit and Pueblo legends.

        "Sandhill and Whooping Cranes: Ancient Voices Over America's Wetlands comes from an author who has spent nearly half a century observing cranes throughout the United States The author's own ink drawings accompanies a natural history and detailed guide to crane-viewing sites around the U.S. and Canada, making this a pick for any birding Reviews: 7.   Weather aside, migrating sandhill cranes are arriving in Nebraska.. Monday morning’s temperature in Kearney, Neb., was the same as ours, 5 below. .


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