Whooping Crane

2013-08-04 09.06.59 by Goyo P
2013-08-04 09.06.59, a photo by Goyo P on Flickr.

Spotted by Jeremy Sell. The Whooping Crane is hanging out at the Schoonover Waterfowl Production Area…either in the marsh or in the surrounding cut fields.

http://www.michigandnr.com/publications/pdfs/huntingwildlifehabitat/sga/Schoonover_WPA_USFWS_map.pdf 

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Wild Wild West…Lenawee


Schoonover WPA a video by Goyo P on Flickr.

West Lenawee is heating up in the cold winds of March. After witnessing such a large raft of waterfowl yesterday at Devils Lake I decided to head back for more. Only this time I went to Morenci and Hudson. Here are some of the highlights I found around Morenci, Lake Hudson and Schoonover WPA. Ring-necks, Lesser Scaup, Goldeneye, Bufflehead, Mallard, Canada Geese, Horned Grebe, Common Merganser, Red-breasted Merganser, Pintail, Gadwall, Redheads, Wigeon, Red-headed Woodpeckers, Robins, Turkey Vultures, Red-shouldered Hawk, Sandhill Crane, Bluebirds, Horned Larks, Red-winged Blackbirds, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Flicker, Tree Sparrow, Northern Cardinal, Bluejay, Red-tailed Hawk, Killdeer, Ring-necked Pheasant, Northern Mockingbird and Tree Swallow.