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A large flock of Common crane (Grus grus) Silhouetted at dawn. Large migratory crane species that lives in wet meadows and marshland. It has a wingspan of between 2 and 2.5 metres. It spends the summer in northeastern Europe and western Asia, and overwinters in north Africa. It feeds on vegetation, insects, frogs and snakes. Photographed in the Hula Valley, Israel, in December.
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