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Two red hot fire pokers
Rafting through the Grand Canyon
The Line Up
Purple and white wildflowers
Sunrise on Mt. Kilimanjaro
Remants of a deadly plane crash on Mt. Kilimanjaro
The Patio at Deer Creek
Contemplation at Deer Creek overlook
North Canyon Rapid, Grand Canyon
Tulips Of Year 18
Quiet Loyality
Out of the West
Salvage
Regala Delivery
Sunrise over iwo-jima
Misty day in the Smokies.
Abrams Falls in the Smokies
Fog hanging over the Smokies
Touching the Clouds in the Smokies
Fog in the Smokies
Studio nude 2
Sleeping Desert
Sunrise at Sun Moon Lake
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Out of the West

During the annual spring migration, hundreds of thousands of Sandhill Cranes converge along a short stretch of the Platte River, to rest and gain strength for their journey further north. At night, the cranes roost in safety on sandbars in the shallow river. During the day, the cranes venture to nearby farmlands in search of grain left over from the fall harvest.

TAGS: Farm, Migration, Nebraska, Western, Windmill

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Date Taken: 03.2016
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