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A great white bird

Author: Michael McKennireyDesmond DewColin LowIan MacNeillCanadian Wildlife Service.All authors
Publisher: [Montréal] : National Film Board of Canada, 2008, ©1976.
Edition/Format:   Video   Visual material   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This film documents the efforts of a group of Canadians and Americans to save the whooping crane from extinction. They display great determination in their dealings with this independent, pre-Ice Age creature. The issues of wild animals imprinting on people and the preservation of wild animals in captivity are examined in this film.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael McKennirey; Desmond Dew; Colin Low; Ian MacNeill; Canadian Wildlife Service.; National Film Board of Canada.; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
OCLC Number: 728018573
Notes: "A joint presentation of the Canadian Wildlife Service, The United States Fish and Wildlife Service and The National Film Board of Canada."
Credits: Directed and edited by Mike McKennirey; written and read by Ian MacNeill; produced by Desmond Dew; executive producer Colin Low.
Description: 1 streaming video file (51 min., 30 s) : digital, sound, color
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.; System requirements: Adobe Flash Player 9.0 or higher.
Responsibility: National Film Board of Canada.

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This film documents the efforts of a group of Canadians and Americans to save the whooping crane from extinction. They display great determination in their dealings with this independent, pre-Ice Age creature. The issues of wild animals imprinting on people and the preservation of wild animals in captivity are examined in this film.

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