The Whooping Crane is 4.9 feet standing at a mature age, with a wingspan of 7.5 feet. Weight ranging from 14lb to 16lb. At matured age the Whooping Crane is white with a red crown and a long, dark brown bill along with dark legs and a long neck. While their young are a beautiful cinnamon brown color.
Reasons At Risk
- Destruction/poor quality of Habitat
- Lack of food resources
- Catastrophic events in Habitat areas