Archive for March, 2013

Peak Sandhill Crane Migration here soon

From late-February to early-April, approximately 500,000 Sandhill Cranes stage along the central Platte River, building up their fat reserves and absorbing nutrients vital to their survival. Three main areas where cranes congregate in the spring are the Kearney-to-Grand Island and Overton-to-Elm Creek sections of the Platte River, and the North Platte-to-Sutherland section of the North […]