BirdNote: Cranes’ Voices Across the Globe

Sandhill Cranes flying; Photo Credit: Stan Tekeila

It’s late winter, and cranes are calling loudly to one another. Fifteen species of cranes are spread across the world — everywhere but Antarctica and South America. Soon, they’ll start their spring migration. But for now, they gather in large groups, foraging and resting together by the thousands. Hear this story and the evocative calls of cranes in this BirdNote daily podcast.