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Haehnle Sanctuary Crane Count 09/17/2017

Sunday, September 17, 2017 9:22 PM | Steve Jerant (Administrator)

Don Henise reports that the crane counts continue to rise at the Sanctuary.

Highlights were eight species of raptors including a couple of Broad-winged Hawk Kettles, one of which was over 70 birds.  Also of note were 20+ Great Egrets, 22 Common Nighthawks, and 374 Sandhill Cranes roosting.

His eBird checklist of 49 species is available at:

Crane counters:    Don Henise, Robyn Henise, Ross Green, and Gary Siegrist
Compiler:  Don Henise
Submitted by Steve Jerant

Crane Count-374

Species count-49

You can view past postings and historical crane counting data at 

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