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Annual Midwest Crane Count
April 17 @ 5:30 am - 7:30 amFree
Each year in mid-April, over 1,000 volunteers travel to their local wetlands and favorite birding locations to participate in the Crane Count. This annual survey of Sandhill and Whooping Cranes spans over 90 counties in seven states of the upper Midwest, including Wisconsin and portions of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Ohio and Minnesota.
If you’d like to participate in this year’s count as part of Winnebago County, Illinois, please contact us.
Social distancing and COVID guidelines must be followed.