Whooping Cranes in North America:

The Flight of the Whooping Crane:
(Source:  the Nebraska Game & Parks Commission)
Canada in spring
Photo by L. Scott
The Magnificent Whooping Crane
home page of Alberta, Canada

Aransas NWR in winter
Photo by George Gongora
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Below: Whooper family overwintering at Aransas National Wildlife Refuge. Note the brighter color bands on the chick's legs. 


Below: A rare occurrence ... a two-chick family! 
Photos by Bill Beasley, February 1985
Map Source: Aransas Nat'l Wildlife Refuge
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