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March magic: Nebraska's sandhill crane migration gives new meaning to 'flyover country'

By Beth J. Harpaz, Chicago Tribune

Surveys asking travelers where they plan to vacation have consistently ranked Nebraska last among the 50 states. No wonder the state chose this for a tourism slogan: "Honestly, it's not for everyone." But here's a reason (actually, hundreds of thousands of reasons) why Nebraska isn't just flyover country. More than a half-million sandhill cranes stop here each year as they migrate north. They ... Read more

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