Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Gruidae
Scientific name Grus monacha Common name Hooded Crane
Population name Korea, Japan (non-bre)
Breeding range NE China, SE Russia Non-breeding range Korea, Japan
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 11,000 11,000 [R328]
WPE 3 2001 2001 8,500 8,500 [R124]
WPE 4 2003 2003 8,700 8,700 [S166] [R409]
WPE 2 1995 1995 8,230 8,300 [R443]
WPE 5 2011 2011 10,500 10,500 Expert opinion [S5936] [R1040] [R1199]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1988 1990 STA [R328]
WPE 3 1990 2000 INC [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 110
WPE 3 2002 85
WPE 4 2006 85
WPE 2 1997 82
WPE 5 2012 110

References

  • R328 - ICF. 1991. Winter counts of endangered Cranes. The ICF Bugle 17 (4): 8.
  • R124 - Chan, Simba, In litt,. 2002. Unpublished information on Asian waterbirds.
  • R68 - BirdLife International. (2000). Threatened Birds of the World. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife international
  • R409 - Li, Z. W. D. and Mundkur, T. 2004. Numbers and distribution of Waterbirds and wetlands in the Asia-Pacific Region.Results of the Asian Waterbird Census 1997-2001. Wetlands International, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • R125 - Chan, Simba, In litt,. 2005. Unpublished information on Asian waterbirds.
  • 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.
  • R1040 - Choi, C.Y. 2012. In litt.
  • R1199 - Yutaka Kanai. In litt. 2012.

Notes

  • S166 - 415: 8,532 recorded in Japan and 114 recorded in Korea in AWC 2000.
  • S5936 - New estimate from WBSJ: 10,000 in Japan (Yutaka Kanai, in litt. 2012); New estimate from NIBR January count: 500 in Korea (Choi, C.Y. In litt. 2012).



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