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Whooping Cranes Population

The Flight to Survive

Danielle Hill | Posted 01.08.2013 | Green
Danielle Hill

The "Sensational Six," a flock of six young whooping cranes, is flying south toward Florida's sunny skies. The cranes have no idea how close they came to never being born at all. A generation ago, their species teetered on the brink of extinction.

Keystone Pipeline Could Push Endangered Whooping Crane Into Extinction

Leda Huta | Posted 11.06.2011 | Green
Leda Huta

If you were to choose a route through which to move toxic, highly corrosive, sludgy crude oil, would you place it on the same narrow corridor used by one of the world's most endangered birds?

Rare Endangered Bird May Be Reintroduced To Louisiana Wild After Being Raised By People In 'Crane Suits'

AP | JANET McCONNAUGHEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — The whooping crane – one of the world's most endangered birds and one of the first animals on the U.S. endangered list &ndas...