Fauna’s Thread – the project

The idea for Fauna’s Thread began on my first-ever trip to see the Sandhill Crane migration—in central Nebraska USA. As I sat in my car on a country road, watching them feed and frolic, they lifted off and flew through the sun. Their shadows rolled over the road and drizzled on me, as their unique honks faded …

The Cranes

  Every spring, 80% of the world’s Sandhill cranes stop in central Nebraska as they migrate north to their summer home. They arrive as early as Valentines Day and remain in the area for five to six weeks. This traditional timepiece has taken place for millions of years. The Platte River, which runs west to …