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Sandhill Cranes

Postby Indawoods » Tue Jan 03, 2012 9:56 am

I've spotted two different flocks at the wax this year of approx 50 birds each (up high) and saw a pair landing in Baton Rouge.

First Sandhills I've ever spotted here.

Anyone else seeing them??
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Re: Sandhill Cranes

Postby Sandman3400 » Tue Jan 03, 2012 2:16 pm

I hunted in the Lacassine area a few days after Christmas. We saw several flocks of 100+ moving throughout the morning. I have not seen that many in my entire life combined. They are obviously growing in population, so it makes sense they would spread to the east.
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Re: Sandhill Cranes

Postby Underradar » Tue Jan 24, 2012 11:02 am

We heard some in the fog two weeks ago in a goose hunt. They came over too high for a shot. Just 4 of em.
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