Visitors and crane counters watched about 500 cranes fly into the Mud Lake marsh tonight against a beautiful autumn sky. Two Northern harriers provided a nice warm up act while we waited for the cranes to come in.
The Haehnle eBird checklist of 26 species is available at:
Crane counters: Gary Siegrist, Ross Green, Don Henise, and Steve Jerant
Compiler: Steve Jerant
Submitted by Steve Jerant
You can view past postings and historical crane counting data at http://www.haehnlesanctuary.org/crane-count.