Sign of the Season: Sandhill Crane Migration

Sandhill crane at the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge in New Mexico.

A sandhill crane at the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge in New Mexico. Doug Fine for NPR hide caption

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An obscure spot in New Mexico called Bosque Del Apache is where the world's largest concentration of sandhill cranes migrate every fall. The majestic and ancient birds form seas of blue along the Rio Grande. Writer Doug Fine watched some of this year's migration.

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