Wildlife - Gene Tewksbury

This long distance shot of flying whooping cranes was photographed near the Great Sand Dunes National Park in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. The snow capped peaks in the distance made an amazing backdrop to these birds which migrate through this area every spring.

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