Where to see them
In Britain, migrating cranes are seen mostly in the south and east. The location of the single breeding site is kept secret to protect the birds.
When to see them
You are most likely to see migrating cranes in Britain in April and early May, occasionally in autumn.
What they eat
Seeds, crops, insects, snails and worms.
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