Documentation of Sandhill Crane

Observer Information

Reporter:  holly annala  105 goren street,   crested butte, CO  81224
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Species, Date, Time and Location Information

Species:  Sandhill Crane
First Date/Time:  5/6/2018 11:00:00 AM
Last Date/Time:  5/18/2018 6:00:00 PM
Duration (total time in view):  30 minutes
County:  Gunnison
Specific Location:  Gunnison
Number:  1
Age:  Adult
Sex:  Unknown
Plumage:  Other/Unknown


cattail pond

Description of the Bird

The bird was sitting on a nest and not sure this has been documented previously. she (I'm assuming female incubates) was there 12 days later.

Resources Used

familiarity with the birds, they fly through gunnison county often

Previous Experience

migration through gunnison. also observed nesting on the Yukon delta in AK.


Notes made AFTER observation

Materials Available

Photographer: holly annala

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Date Documentation Submitted

5/20/2018 7:20:00 PM
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