Texas Teen Who Killed 2 Endangered Whooping Cranes Gets ProbationA magistrate also ordered the 19-year-old Beaumont man to pay nearly $26,000 in restitution, barred Frederick from owning or possession firearms or ammunition and prohibited him from hunting or fishing in the U.S.
Texas Whooping Cranes Learning How To Be Adults In LouisianaA small flock of young whooping cranes has already equaled last year's nest total with four, and there's a good chance of doubling that number. But if the eggs hatch, will the young adults be good parents?
US Supreme Court Won't Hear Texas Whooping Crane AppealThe U.S. Supreme Court has declined to consider a ruling that found Texas was not directly responsible for the deaths of 23 endangered whooping cranes.
Whooping Cranes Survive Texas DroughtThe endangered whooping cranes that spent the winter on the Gulf Coast have survived a historic drought, and their numbers have risen despite fears that they would not last.
Texas Drought Twists Migrations For Many BirdsStrange things are aloft in the bird world. Throughout the winter, scientists have noticed examples of bizarre bird migrations.
Texas Drought Threatens Only Surviving Whooping CranesRaising its slim, white neck out of the waters of the Gulf of Mexico, one of the world's last surviving whooping cranes hungrily searches a Texas marsh for the blue crabs and berries it devours during its annual migration to the Gulf Coast.