Sunday, April 15, 2012

Hey Man, Nice Bird: Endangered Bird series #1 of X, Florida Sandhill Crane

 Florida Sandhill Crane
Orlando, Florida, USA
member of the Crane Family
 *true bird fact*~ He is the oldest surviving bird species that we know of, with documented specimens going back 10 million years. Wow!
How rare is he? There are about 5000 of his particular subspecies. Current efforts to help him out are fairly successful.

Very tall, has a hard time finding pants that fit well
Known to become bumbling when around cute girls
Has a casual but passionate interest in science
Keeps strange hours
A bird you can trust