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Whooping Crane Summer Range
... Whooping Crane Summer Range is a 16,895 km² wetland complex in the boreal forests of northern Alberta and southwestern Northwest Territories in Canada ... is the only natural nesting habitat for the endangered whooping crane ... In addition to the whooping crane nesting area, the range includes two sites classified during the International Biological Program ...
The Last Paradises: On The Track Of Rare Animals - Plot Summary
... the dancing of the Red-crowned cranes, the fishing Kodiak Bears, the Whooping Crane, the Asiatic Lion, the Komodo Dragon, the Tuatara, the Indri, and the Birds of Paradise ... In particular the filming of the Whooping Cranes was the result of adventurous circumstances ... Because the Whooping Crane was among the rarest birds in the world in the early 1960s there was no permission to entry the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge in Texas ...
Whooping Crane - Description
... An adult Whooping Crane is white with a red crown and a long, dark, pointed bill ... Immature Whooping Cranes are cinnamon brown ... Adult Whooping Cranes' black wing tips are visible during flight ...
Pertussis Toxin - History
... The earliest mention of pertussis, or whooping cough, is of an outbreak in Paris in 1414 ... in 1900 the finding of a new “ovoid bacillus” in the sputum of a 6-month-old infant with whooping cough ... research determining the role of PT in causing the typical symptoms of whooping cough ...
Whooping Crane - Habitat
... the surrounding area was the last remnant of the former nesting habitat of the Whooping Crane Summer Range ... However, with the recent Whooping Crane Eastern Partnership Reintroduction Project, Whooping Cranes nested naturally for the first time in 100 years in the Necedah National Wildlife Refuge in ... Six Whooping Crane wintered on Granger Lake in Central TX in 2011/2012 ...

Famous quotes containing the word whooping:

    We are eager to tunnel under the Atlantic and bring the Old World some weeks nearer to the New; but perchance the first news that will leak through into the broad, flapping American ear will be that the Princess Adelaide has the whooping cough.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)