Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Gruidae
Scientific name Grus americana Common name Whooping Crane
Population name Florida (re-established)
Breeding range Florida (re-established) Non-breeding range
Red List Category Endangered
Ramsar regions North America
Notes Split from N America population in WPE2.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 2004 2004 74 74 [S174] [R668]
WPE 3 2002 2002 52 52 [R604]
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2010 2011 20 20 Census based [S5938] [R1096]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1985 2005 INC [T141] [R668]
WPE 3 1991 2001 INC [R604]
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2006 2011 INC [R1096]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 2006 1
WPE 3 2002 1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 1

References

  • R668 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2006.
  • R604 - Specialist]] Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2002.
  • R1096 - International Crane Foundation, 2011.D1070

Notes

  • S174 - WPE4: Information provided by Tom Stehn USFWS 2004.
  • T141 - Information provided in WPE4 by Tom Stehn USFWS 2004.
  • S5938 - Estimate in Stehn (2011).



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