Whooping Crane Headlines: USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center

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2005 Fertile Egg/Chick Status: 2005

Whoopers in the News (updated 8/22/2005):

*Note: some of these articles may only be posted for a limited time.

The Wichita Eagle--KDWP to discuss change in sandhill crane season on August 21, 2005.
The Wichita Eagle--Grus americana on August 21, 2005.
The Duluth News Tribune--Young whoopers won't need ultralight on flight to Florida on July 24, 2005.
River Valley Outdoors--Environmental notebook: Bumper crop of whooping cranes at Necedah refuge on July 24, 2005.
The Grand Rapids Minnesota Herald Review--The Outdoorsman on July 13, 2005.
The Laurel Leader--Wildlife Center Upgrade Pushed on July 7, 2005.
The Baraboo News Republic--Cranes Saved from the Brink on July 5, 2005.
Macleans, Canada--Saving Species on July 1, 2005.
The Duluth News Tribune--Rare whooping crane spending summer in Vermont fields on June 30, 2005.
Burlington Free Press--Whooper causes hoopla in Addison County on June 30, 2005.

Meet the Staff:

Jane Chandler -- Patuxent Crane Flock Manager.  Photo by Kathleen O'Malley, USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center. Jane Chandler -- Crane Flock Manager

Jane has worked at Patuxent for 17 years. A graduate of Allegheny College, she received her BS in biology in 1986. Prior to working at Patuxent, Jane was... more...right arrow image

Online Publications:

Proceedings of the Eighth North American Crane Workshop
Cranes: Their Biology, Husbandry and Conservation Importance of Genetic Diversity in Whooping Cranes (Adobe PDF File)

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