Sandhill Crane Counts – Week 3

Andrew Caven, Lead Biologist

The Crane Trust completed our third SACR* survey of the year counting a photo-corrected 28,200 +/-3,000 SACRs. We began our survey 20 minutes before official sunrise and noted SACRs both roosting on the frozen river as well as in the adjacent fields…

Sandhill Crane Counts – Week 1 & 2

Andrew Caven, Lead Biologist

The Crane Trust has conducted two counts this year thus far, on February 14th counting a photo-corrected 3,000 Sandhill Cranes (SACRs*) and February 21st, counting a photo-corrected 9,080 +/- 695 SACRs. On February 14th we only detected one SACR roost and it…