Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Gruidae
Scientific name Antigone antigone Common name Sarus Crane
Population name antigone
Breeding range Pakistan, N India, Nepal Non-breeding range Pakistan, N India, Nepal
Red List Category Vulnerable
Ramsar regions Asia
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Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1990 1990 13,000 13,000 [R261]
WPE 2 1995 1995 8,000 10,000 [R443]
WPE 3 1995 1995 8,000 10,000 [R443]
WPE 4 1995 1995 8,000 10,000 [R443]
WPE 5 1995 1995 8,000 10,000 [R443]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1980 1990 DEC [R261]
WPE 2 1980 1990 DEC [R261]
WPE 3 1990 2000 DEC [R615]
WPE 4 1990 2000 DEC [R615]
WPE 5 1990 2000 DEC [R615]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 130
WPE 2 1997 90
WPE 3 2002 90
WPE 4 2006 90
WPE 5 2012 90

References

  • R261 - Gole, P. 1990. The Sarus Crane. Unpublished manuscript. 48 pp.
  • R443 - Meine, C.D. and Archibald, G.W. (eds.). 1996. The Cranes: status survey and conservation Action Plan. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK. 294 pp.
  • R615 - Sundar, K. S. G., Kaur, J. and Choudhury, B. C. (2000) Distribution, demography and conservation status of the Indian Sarus Crane (Grus antigone antigone) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 97: 319-339.

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