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Whooping Crane
Texas Judge’s Decision a Win for Whooping Cranes
  • October 25, 2016

In an unprecedented decision, Federal District Court Magistrate Judge Zack Hawthorn handed down a heavy sentence for Trey Joseph Frederick, a 19-year-old Beaumont man who admitted to shooting and killing two endangered Whooping Cranes. ...

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Heather Henson puppetry performance at Black-necked Crane network meeting in Gansu Province China.
Research, Education and Dance Combine to Connect Black-necked Crane Conservation in China
  • October 14, 2016

In late summer I joined over 90 participants at a remote nature reserve in north-central China to share research and experiences focusing on Black-necked Crane conservation....

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