From Ice Age to the Present – A Brief History of Sandhill Cranes in Northwest Colorado
Eye catching Sandhill Cranes, along with the other fourteen crane species found around the world, capture the imagination. They are distinctive birds, and we aspire to know and understand them. Many books and scientific research papers document the life history of Sandhill Cranes as they travel across North America. Numerous fables, myths and legends have also been handed down through time, each with a unique story regarding this distinctive bird. Northwest Colorado’s Sandhill Cranes have a fascinating history all their own. This film offers a historic glimpse of Sandhill Cranes through the ages in the rugged Rocky Mountains of Northwest Colorado.
By Van Graham