Crane Photographs © Bill Schmoker

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org

Whooping Crane, near Blunt, South Dakota, 12/30/05(!!!) Apparently a straggler from the Aransas, TX flock.

Sandhill Cranes, Bosque del Apache NWR, New Mexico, 11/05

"Cranes in Grass"

     

"Hopping Cranes"

(this is a "lesser" SACR)

     

"Evening Cranes"

     

"Cranes in Flight"

Sandhill Cranes, Bosque del Apache NWR, NM, 11/04.

Additional Sandhill Crane Photos:

Sandhill Crane in breeding plumage, Jackson County, Colorado, 6/03.

Sandhill Crane flying to wet hay meadow, Jackson County, Colorado, 6/03.

Migrating Sandhill Cranes, Dinosaur Ridge Hawkwatch, Morrison, Colorado 3/31/02.

Coyote after a failed attack from the cornfield, Bosque del Apache, 11/01.

Sniffing around for a second chance.

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org