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Kids & Cranes

Fly with the cranes this season!

See them in action with fun, fact-filled videos (below) from the "craniacs" at the Audubon's Rowe Sanctuary. Watch a new video for each week of the migration. You can also share your thoughts about this spectacular migration on discussion boards.


Week 1: Why Study Cranes?

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Week 2: Cranes on the Move

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Week 3: The Platte River Basin

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Week 4: The Big Bend Region

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Week 5: The Changing River

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Week 6: What Cranes Do

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