By Randall Roberts

Sandhill Crane Gets A Mouthful Of Feathers

Equipment Info
NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D300
State/Province/Region
NM
Country
US
Nearest Area
South Central New Mexico
Town
Socorro
Brief Directions

Bosque del Apache is located about 90 miles south of Albuquerque, NM, or about 15 miles south of Socorro just outside the small town of San Antonio.

Notes

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Description

Each winter, thousands of sandhill cranes, as well as geese, ducks and other migratory birds gather at the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge near Socorro, New Mexico to take advantage of the well-maintained wetlands. Cranes packed into close quarters will often peck or bite each other when they think their neighbor is getting too close for comfort. This particular crane was a little tired of all that togetherness.

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Date Added
February 8, 2010
Date Taken
February 8, 2010

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