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Eagle's Eye Newsletter
General Information Brochure
Map of St. Marks Unit
Plants of Levee Trail
Plants of the St. Marks NWR
Great Florida Birding Trail - Pahandle Section
Hunt Regulations 2014-15
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Whooping Cranes, named for their loud and penetrating unison calls,
live and breed in wetland areas, where they feed on crabs, clams,
frogs and aquatic plants. They are distinctive animals, standing five
feet tall, with white bodies, black wing tips and red crowns on their
They are also one of the most endangered. With fewer than 500 left in
the wild, whooping cranes are on the verge of extinction.