Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Gruidae
Scientific name Antigone canadensis Common name Sandhill Crane
Population name nesiotes
Breeding range Cuba & Isle of Pines Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Neotropics
Notes Information provided by George Archibald, October 2004.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1995 1995 300 300 [R443]
WPE 4 2006 2006 650 650 [R668]
WPE 3 2002 2002 650 650 [R604]
WPE 1 1985 1985 300 500 [R577]
WPE 5 2006 2009 527 527 Expert opinion [R1075]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1985 1995 STA [R443]
WPE 4 1985 2005 INC [R668]
WPE 3 1991 2001 INC [R604]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2006 2009 STA Reasonable [R1075]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 2 1997 3
WPE 4 2006 7
WPE 3 2002 7
WPE 1 1994 4
WPE 5 2012 5

References

  • 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.
  • R668 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2006.
  • R604 - Specialist]] Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2002.
  • R577 - Scott, D.A. and Carbonnell, M. (compilers). 1986. A Directory of Neotropical Wetlands. IUCN, Cambridge, UK and IWRB, Slimbridge, UK.
  • R1075 - Galvez Aguilera, X. and Chavez-Ramirez, F. 2010. Distribution, Abundance, and Status of Cuban Sandhill Cranes (Grus canadensis nesiotes).The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 122(3):556?562.

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