LDWF checks on endangered whooping cranes find birds to be in good health
LA (KPLC) - State wildlife officials say recent checks on endangered whooping cranes found the birds to be in good condition.
Officials caught 21 whooping cranes - 12 male and nine female - between November and early March.
While the main purpose was to replace transmitters, wildlife officers also used the opportunity to give the birds a quick exam and collect samples.
All the birds were found to be healthy.
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