[Grus antigone]
  Habitat:  Lowland plains & open wetlands
  Size: 59-70"
  Wingspan: 87–100"
  Weight: 15-19 lbs
  Incubation Period: 31-34 days
  Number of Young: 1-2

  Conservation Status: Vulnerable

   Sarus Crane Map 2

  - The Sarus Crane is the tallest flying bird.
  - Sarus cranes have loud trumpeting calls, and are noted for their displays of calling in unison, posturing and "dancing” behaviors.
  - Unlike most cranes, the Sarus does not migrate.
  - They build large nest platforms which can be more than six feet in diameter and nearly three feet high.

Sarus Crane Coloring Sheet

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