Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Gruidae
Scientific name Antigone antigone Common name Sarus Crane
Population name sharpii, Indochina
Breeding range N Cambodia, Possibly S Laos, S Vietnam Non-breeding range Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, possibly NE Thailand
Red List Category Vulnerable
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes In WPE2 this population belonged to one single population (G.a. sharpii, Southeastern Asia). WPE4: Division into subspecies may not be justified (Jones et al. 2005).

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1999 1999 1,000 1,000 [R45]
WPE 4 2006 2006 800 1,000 [R668]
WPE 5 2011 2011 800 1,000 Expert opinion [S5905] [R1105]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1983 1997 DEC [R45]
WPE 4 1983 1997 DEC [R45]
WPE 5 1983 1997 DEC [R45]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 10
WPE 4 2006 9
WPE 5 2012 9

References

  • R45 - Barzen, J. and U.S. Seal (editors). 2000. Eastern Sarus Crane PHVA Final Report. CBSG, Apple Valley, MN, USA. unpublished papers from Jeb Barzen and Tran Triet.
  • R668 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2006.
  • R1105 - Barzen, J. In litt. 2012.

Notes

  • S5905 - The estimate of 800-1,000 birds for this population is still justified (Barzen, J. In litt. 2012).



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