Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Gruidae
Scientific name Grus monacha Common name Hooded Crane
Population name C China (non-bre)
Breeding range NE China, SE Russia Non-breeding range China
Red List Category Vulnerable
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1990 1990 800 800 [R328]
WPE 3 2002 2002 1,000 1,000 [R684]
WPE 4 2006 2006 1,460 1,460 [S161] [R668]
WPE 2 1996 1996 1,000 1,000 [R535]
WPE 5 2011 2011 1,050 1,150 Expert opinion [S5935] [R1107]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1988 1990 DEC [R328]
WPE 3 1990 2000 DEC [R68]
WPE 4 1994 2004 STA [R125]
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1994 2004 STA [R125]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 8
WPE 3 2002 10
WPE 4 2006 15
WPE 2 1997 10
WPE 5 2012 10

References

  • R328 - ICF. 1991. Winter counts of endangered Cranes. The ICF Bugle 17 (4): 8.
  • R684 - Wang, Qishang,. (pers. comm.). 2002. Unpublished data concerning Chinese waterbirds.
  • R68 - BirdLife International. (2000). Threatened Birds of the World. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife international
  • R668 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2006.
  • R125 - Chan, Simba, In litt,. 2005. Unpublished information on Asian waterbirds.
  • R535 - Qishan, Wang. (pers. comm.). 1996. Unpublished data concerning Chinese waterbirds.
  • R1107 - Harris, J. In litt. 2012t.

Notes

  • S161 - 44: 1,088 counted in the Yangtze Valley in 2005. 30 breeding NE China -- information from Wyang Xiaojun and Yan Fang 2003.
  • S5935 - New estimates from ICF (Harris, J. In litt. 2012.)



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