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In breeding season pairs of cranes will build nests which are very large, made of grass and vegetation on the lesser wet parts of marshy ground or even in shallow water...Two to three eggs are laid, and both parents take turns incubating them for about thirty days that it takes for the chicks to hatch. The chicks can run as soon as they hatch, and within ten weeks can fly..

In breeding season pairs of cranes will build nests which are very large, made of grass and vegetation on the lesser wet parts of marshy ground or even in shallow water...Two to three eggs are laid, and both parents take turns incubating them for about thirty days that it takes for the chicks to hatch. The chicks can run as soon as they hatch, and within ten weeks can fly..

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