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October 22, 2001
Day 6

Leapfrogging Ahead

Photo Operation Migration

Flying with a slight tailwind on departure from Sauk County, the team managed to skip an intended stop and fly a total of 48 miles. They were in the air one hour and 52 minutes!

Try This! Journaling Questions

  • With their progress on October 21 and today, how many miles have they gone? How many miles remain?
  • What's your prediction for the crane's arrival date in Florida?

Map the Migration

You can make your own map using the latest migration data

Journey North is pleased to feature this educational adventure made possible by the Whooping Crane Eastern Partnership (WCEP).

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