Information & photo from Texas Parks and Wildlife Department: At nearly 5 feet m) tall, Whooping Cranes are the tallest birds in and one of the rarest bird species in North America . They have a wingspan of fe
Cranes and Climate Change: Why Our Survival Depends on Local Solutions
Red-crowned cranes are seen at the state nature reserve of rare birds in Yancheng, east China's Jiangsu Province. A great many rare birds have migrated to the nature to overwinter, including red-crowned cranes, oriental storks, and hooded cranes
The Whooping Crane (Grus americana), the tallest North American bird, is an endangered crane species named for its whooping sound. Along with the Sandhill Crane, it is one of only two crane species found in North America.