Grus americana

Whooping Crane

Where do they live? North America

What do they eat? Crustaceans, mollusks, fish, small reptiles and aquatic plants, grains such as wheat, barley, and corn

Conservation Status: Endangered

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Sara, the endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered whooping crane (Grus americana), at the Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species. This is an educational bird.

@Photo by Joel Sartore/National Geographic Photo Ark