Long Stall Continues (Total Gone: 636 Miles)
December 9, 2013
Weekly Updates

Weather rules! Today is the 10th day grounded since arriving in Hardin County, the final stop in Tennessee. They're at Day 69 with 465 miles to go. See Stopovers to see how many good fly-days will finish the journey south. Check out the cranes' bio pages, updated each each flight day. Until our next weekly summary on Dec. 16, see daily updates at Operation Migration and live action on the crane cam.

Young Whooping cranes in travel pen
Image: Operation Migration


Operation Migration's Daily Field Journal

Migration updates posted daily at Operation Migration website. Follow along!

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Fall 2013 Migration
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Journey North is presented by Annenberg Learner.
Partial funding for this news update has been made possible through Operation Migration by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and the Southern Company through the Power of Flight Program.