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Nov 22, 2009 - Sandhill Crane Wildlife Refuge, Gautier, MS

Stopped to see our fellow Class of 2007 friends, Linda & Ron Fleeger. We went to visit them at the Sandhill Crane Wildlife Refuge where they are workkampers. It is an interesting refuge & we learned a lot about the Mississippi Sandhill Cranes, although we did not get to see any live birds while we were there. They are endangered & are none migratory birds, living there in that area all year long. They have some "cousins" in Florida called the Florida Sandhill Cranes. The Sanhill Cranes have a red head which makes them easier to identify....

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