The Sandhill Crane is a large bird that is native to much of North America. Adults are overall grey in plumage with a red forehead and white cheeks. Young Sandhill Cranes are called colts; both parents participate in their care. Sandhill Cranes are named for an important migratory habitat for the birds located in Nebraska.

Sandhill Cranes in Flight
Sandhill Cranes in Flight - A pair of Birdorable Sandhill Cranes are on the move. These two are in flight.
Sandhill Crane with Chick
Sandhill Crane with Chick - A baby crane stands with one of its parents. So cute!
Birdorable Sandhill Crane
Birdorable Sandhill Crane - Sandhill Cranes are large birds native to much of North America. Here's one in cute Birdorable style!