Japanese Crane Courtship Dances

Clip: Season 1 Episode 4 | 1m 5s

The Japanese crane, also known as the red-crowned crane, is one of the rarest cranes in the world. Adult cranes usually mate for life and these bonds are reinforced in a stunning courtship dance. Watch them perform their intricate courtship dances in this scene from EARTHFLIGHT: Asia and Australia.

Aired: 09/25/13

Expired: 03/01/17

Rating: NR

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