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Sandhill Crane

THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 77: Sandhill cranes

THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 77: Sandhill cranes

There's a national bird — the eagle. There's an Indiana state bird — the cardinal. There's no official Northwest Indiana bird, but it likely would be the sandhill crane.

September 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Annual bird counts give scientists climate clues

Annual bird counts give scientists climate clues

Where are the wild turkeys? Why were no black rails found? What about fox sparrows and the 13 other species that are commonly counted on the preserve? Where have they gone?

January 06, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Sandhill cranes make annual trek to Medaryville

Sandhill cranes make annual trek to Medaryville

Sandhill cranes fly into Medaryville, Ind., every year during migrating season. This yearly phenomenon is witnessed by many, including bird enthusiast Carolyn Marsh, of Whiting.

December 24, 2009 12:05 am Related
Sandhill cranes make annual trek to Medaryville

Sandhill cranes make annual trek to Medaryville

HEATHER EIDSON | THE TIMES | A sandhill crane stops to feed on farmland surrounding Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area in Medaryville, IN.

December 24, 2009 12:00 am
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