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Common Cranes (Grus grus) in Sulinkiai peatland and in adjacent agricultural areas (Lithuania).

By LotaLota
Common Cranes (Grus grus) in Sulinkiai peatland and in adjacent agricultural areas (Lithuania). These wetlands are important stop-over sites for migratory Common Cranes. The common crane (Grus grus), also known as the Eurasian crane, is a bird of the family Gruidae. Common crane winter in Africa, the Middle East, India, and southeast China. In Lithuania a rare species included in the Lithuanian Red Book. At present, the number of couples in Lithuania is over a thousand.

Tags: Sky Landscape Wildlife Neck Animal Flight Nature Flock Birds Autumn Background Travel Beautiful Forest Spring Fly Wild Sunrise Grass Outdoors Natural Outdoor Bird Grey Feather Closeup Color Bog Group Wetlands Gray Wing Crane Beak Marsh Ornithology Migration Wildlife and nature Common crane peatland Grus grus Common Cranes agricultural areas

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capto Plus
7 5.9k 13 United Kingdom
16 Sep 2019 4:46PM
Lovely to see them.Smile
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17 Sep 2019 4:42AM
Such large birds ... the cranes are revered and wonderfully captured in Chinese artwork
Cheers Walt
17 Sep 2019 8:30PM
Lovely capture..Lin
Well caugth capture Jonas
WesternRed.
pascalg Plus
12 37 France
18 Sep 2019 6:36PM
fine capture!
Chinga Plus
9 3 1 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2019 6:45PM
Beautiful take off shot...
Isabel GrinGrin
sparrowhawk Plus
11 277 2 United Kingdom
25 Sep 2019 5:28PM
great shot
26 Sep 2019 7:54AM
well timed for various stages of takeoff
26 Sep 2019 10:45AM
Good shot!

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