Whooping Crane Chick

Image: Whooping Crane Chick

Detailed Description

This young chick, hatched and raised at the USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, is one of ten whooping cranes being released in Louisiana in February 2011. It is a milestone for the state and for the birds, which have not lived in the state since the 1950s.

Details

Image Dimensions: 600 x 800

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Laurel, MD, US