Sandhill Crane in Tall Grasses

« Back to Okefenokee Swamp-Blackwater Country, April, 1992 National Geographic Magazine

Florida Sandhill crane arrives hungry in winter months in the Okefenokee Swamp.<br />
Fewer than 5,000 individuals remain and are threatened by habitat destruction. Although protected, the declinding population is managed to prevent a critical status.
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Florida Sandhill crane arrives hungry in winter months in the Okefenokee Swamp.
Fewer than 5,000 individuals remain and are threatened by habitat destruction. Although protected, the declinding population is managed to prevent a critical status.
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