Kentucky: Sandhill Crane Watch

One for the birds

  • Lebanon angler overcomes adversity to win tourney - Tennessean
    League Worldwide tournament on Kentucky and ... 29, 2017, and includes a three-day closure (Jan- 13-15) for the Tennessee Sandhill Crane Festival.
    04/20/2016 - 2:30 pm | View Link
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  • Birding in Kentucky
    Species such as Osprey, Golden Eagle, Bald Eagle, and Sandhill Crane have been seen occasionally. More than 35 miles of hiking trails are available for exploring, and the arboretum conducts educational programs throughout the year. Located about 30 miles ...
    04/28/2016 - 7:20 am | View Link
  • Sandhill crane tours offered at Kentucky park
    LUCAS, Ky. (AP) — Barren River Lake State Resort Park is offering tours for people wanting to get a look at sandhill cranes as they migrate home to the north. The park is offering tours during two weekends for guest to learn more about the birds.
    12/28/2015 - 1:17 am | View Link
  • Kentucky Sandhill crane hunt deadline looms
    The deadline to enter Kentucky’s sandhill crane lottery is Monday. Apply on line at The application fee is $3. The drawing for the 400-allotted crane tags will be Wednesday. Sandhill crane season opens Dec. 12 and will run through Jan ...
    11/28/2015 - 1:34 am | View Link
  • Kentucky Wraps Up Third Year of Controversial Sandhill Crane Hunting Season
    Kentucky’s third annual sandhill crane hunting season wrapped up yesterday and Fish and Wildlife officials are calling it a success. The most recent numbers show 87 birds were killed in this year’s sandhill crane hunting season, mostly in Barren County.
    01/12/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Kentucky Park Offers Sandhill Crane Tours
    LUCAS, Ky. (AP)-- Barren River Lake State Resort Park is offering tours early next year to see flocks of sandhill cranes while they stop in Kentucky during their migration. The park says the nature watch tours are available during two weekends -- one in ...
    12/19/2013 - 12:51 am | View Link
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  • Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Quota Hunts
    Kentucky Fish and Wildlife conducts quota hunts for deer, small game (pheasant, wild quail and upland birds) and migratory birds (waterfowl and mourning doves).
    04/25/2016 - 12:24 pm | View Website
  • Crane Tracker | Long Point Waterfowl
    Follow the cranes with Crane Tracker. This project is a collaborative effort between multiple research organizations, but primarily between the USFWS/The University ...
    04/25/2016 - 10:01 am | View Website
  • Sandhill Crane Hunt
    Sandhill Crane Hunt INTRODUCTION. The Wisconsin Society for Ornithology (WSO) was organized in 1939 to encourage the study of Wisconsin birds. The goals of the ...
    04/25/2016 - 4:25 am | View Website
  • 10,000 Birds | Kentucky: First in Crane Hunting?
    Thank you for publishing this important article about the Sandhill crane. I first encountered them in the Canadian Arctic in the late 1980s, and only had a ...
    04/25/2016 - 1:54 am | View Website
  • Sandhill Crane Migration
    Learn about the Sandhill Crane migration that passes through Kentucky and how you can catch a glimpse of these magnificent creatures!
    04/24/2016 - 9:44 pm | View Website
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