Learn About Whooping Cranes

Thursday, December 20, 2018 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

4150 South Suncoast Boulevard
Homosassa FL 34446


Florida Room


There is no charge to attend this event, however normal park admission applies if participants decide to enter park after the program.


Crane enthusiasts Wanda Easton and Jo-Anne Bellemer will present an informative program about the rarest cranes in the world: whooping cranes. The one-hour program will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 20 in the Florida Room at the park's Visitor Center on U.S. 19. Both presenters have an extensive background working with whooping cranes, including hand-rearing releasable chicks, public education, and in-flight participation with Operation Migration. Learn about conservation efforts and how you can help these unique birds. For more information, contact the State Park at 352-628-5343.

Participation Requirements