There may not be many whooping cranes left, but they help generate millions in tourism revenue every year from Wisconsin to Texas.
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Thanks to a tip from a concerned citizen, authorities have closure in a case in which a female whooping crane was shot and killed. Read more about the case and the role Defenders played in getting it solved.
The endangered whooping crane made a huge step towards recovery this week, as biologists reintroduced ten captive-bred birds to the southwest marshes of Louisiana.
Urge the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to approve a plan to re-introduce the whooping crane to their historic habitat in Louisiana.