Whooping Cranes are returning to Texas – what is left after Hurricane Harvey.

Hurricane Harvey did a number on the Texas coast, with damage as far south as the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, home to wintering populations of the beautiful Whooping Crane.  One of the major incentives for developing other Whooping Crane populations was the great fear that a late season hurricane could destroy vital habitat or even kill the remaining Whooping Cranes.

A recent article on the Friends of Wild Whoopers describes the current situation at Aransas.

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