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Flocks of Sandhill cranes kettling above Faro and Pelly Crossing, Yukon


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Bonjour! As promised in May 10’s blog post, here are two short videos of flocks of Sandhill Cranes kettling over the towns of Faro and Pelly Crossing. The term “kettling” refers to the birds using thermals (column of rising air) as their elevator to gain altitude.