Wild Side: Returning sandhill cranes herald spring

April 11, 2013 at 10:14 am in River Falls Journal

On March 27, Carol and I were cleaning up the landing area where logs harvested from our woods had been stockpiled. The ground was frozen and snow still covered the landscape. During a break from running the chainsaw, we were pleased to hear the rattling kkkkar-r-r-o-o-o calls of a pair of sandhill cranes. Continue Reading