Barry Jones http://hppr.org en Whooping Cranes in Kansas: Keep your distance http://hppr.org/post/whooping-cranes-kansas-keep-your-distance <p></p><p>Whooping cranes are rare.&nbsp; In 1942, there were only 20.&nbsp; Today there are 500, and some have been spotted at the Quivira National Wildlife Refuge in Stafford County according to <strong><a href="http://www.kansas.com/2013/11/13/3115780/wildlife-worker-cautions-kansans.html">The Wichita Eagle</a></strong>. &nbsp;However, if you want to catch a glimpse of the tallest species of North American birds, keep your distance.</p><p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 06:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 24320 at http://hppr.org Whooping Cranes in Kansas: Keep your distance