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Saskatchewan in Fall ~ Southbound Cranes and Geese

October 03, 2017 to October 07, 2017 — 4 days

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Whooping Crane. Photo Gary Davidson (c)
Sandhill Cranes. Chris Charlesworth.
Whooping Crane. Photo: Gary Davidson (c)
  • Massive numbers of migrating Sandhill Cranes expected, along with one of the world’s rarest living birds, the Whooping Crane as they move south to wintering grounds.
  • Spectacle of migrating geese including Canada, Cackling, Snow, Ross’s and Greater White-fronted geese, as well as an abundance of migrating ducks.
  • Migrating songbirds including numbers of Lapland Longspurs, American Pipit, Snow Buntings, various sparrows and if we’re lucky, Smith’s Longspur.
  • Chance to see elusive game birds; Gray Partridge and the declining Sharp-tailed Grouse.
  • Sightings of early wintering owls such as Snowy and Northern Hawk-Owl possible, and sightings of Great Horned and Short-eared owls quite possible.

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