Frustration (+0 Miles)
January 6, 2008: Migration Day 75

Cleaning and Preening
Photo WCEP

The team is frustrated by another down day (now 3) in Gordon County, Georgia. It's dead calm on the ground but strong south winds blow aloft. If you want to hear some real migration action into Gordon County, see today's link to Migration History, below!


In the Classroom
Today's Journal Question:
How many of the Class of 2002 cranes successfully made the flight into Gordon County
on their migration with the utralights? How many made the trip by road? (Click here to find out.)

Migration History:
• The ultralight-led flight into Gordon County Georgia in 2002 was astonishing. Why? Read more! >>
• On migration day 76 in 2006, the cranes and ultralights arrived at their pen in Florida. Another record topples today when the 2007 migration now becomes the longest in the 7-year history of bringing back the cranes to the eastern U.S.


Journey North is pleased to feature this educational adventure presented in cooperation with the Whooping Crane Eastern Partnership (WCEP).