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George Happ is a biologist. The photos to the right show some of his research students and colleagues.

Since 1995, George and Christy Yuncker Happ have lived on 40 acres of permafrost taiga near Fairbanks, Alaska. Every summer for the past 21 years, we have shared a cranberry bog with a nesting pair of sandhill cranes.

Christy's photographs have been featured in the Sandhill Crane Display Dictionary, the Alaska Airlines Magazine, Prairie Fire Newspaper, the International Crane Foundation Bugle, and the Michelin Guide to Alaska Travel.

George offers lectures on sandhill crane behavior. He is an author on over 100 scientific papers and book chapters, several popular articles, and many blogposts. Recent publications include:

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