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Whooping Cranes Return to Louisiana after 60 Years
Their saving grace was a federal endangered listing in 1967 and the dedication of biologists who began collecting eggs from the last migratory flock of wild ...
http://endangeredspecies.about.com/od/success-stories/a/Whooping-Cranes-Return-To-Louisiana-After-60-Years.htm
International Crane Foundation - Animals and Wildlife - About.com
Also in 1993, the ICF began contributing whooping cranes in order to establish a non-migratory flock in Florida. In the late 1990s, the ICF joined the Whooping ...
http://animals.about.com/od/wildlifeconservation/p/internationalcranefoundation.htm
Collective Nouns for Birds - Bird Flock Names - Birding and Wild Birds
On a good day in the field, a birder might see a raft, a band, a host, a chime and even a kettle. But what exactly are they seeing? Different types of birds have ...
http://birding.about.com/od/birdingglossary/a/groupsofbirds.htm
When Is the Hummingbird Migration? - Birding and Wild Birds
These details about hummingbird migration can help backyard birders prepare for ... hummingbirds migrate individually and do not travel in seasonal flocks.
http://birding.about.com/od/birdbehavior/a/When-Is-Hummingbird-Migration.htm
Whooping Crane - Endangered Species - About.com
... were narrowly saved from extinction by biologists who began collecting eggs from the last migratory flock of wild cranes to initiate a captive breeding program.
http://endangeredspecies.about.com/od/zoosandcaptivebreeding/ss/Top-5-Endangered-Species-Breeding-Programs_5.htm
10 Ways to Help Migrating Birds - How to Help Bird Migration
Migration is a dangerous time for birds, but these 10 ways to help migrating birds ... and keeping up other feeders will attract a diverse flock of migrating birds.
http://birding.about.com/od/birdconservation/tp/10-Ways-To-Help-Migrating-Birds.htm
Wildlife: Wild Geese, migratory flock, group of geese - AllExperts
Sep 29, 2006 ... migratory flock, group of geese, wild geese: Hi Linda, No, this goose is not destined to live its life alone. Geese mate for life and stay in family ...
http://experts.about.com/q/Wildlife-2507/Wild-Geese.htm
Why Do Birds Flock Together? - Birding and Wild Birds - About.com
Flocking behavior has many advantages for birds, but also disadvantages that must be overcome for flocks to be worthwhile.
http://birding.about.com/od/birdbehavior/a/Why-Birds-Flock.htm
Flock of Sandhill Cranes - The Sandhill Cranes of Jasper-Pulaski
Today, the Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area is a valuable stopover point for migratory birds such as sandhill cranes, whooping cranes, Canada geese, and ...
http://animals.about.com/od/cranesrelatives/ig/Sandhill-Cranes.-6m8/DSC_0794.htm
Threats to Migrating Birds - Hazards of Migration
Keeping bird feeders and bird baths clean and fresh to avoid spreading diseases that could infect migrating birds and thus spread to migratory flocks.
http://birding.about.com/od/Threats/a/Threats-To-Migrating-Birds.htm
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