Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Gruidae
Scientific name Grus americana Common name Whooping Crane
Population name Wisconsin - Florida (re-established)
Breeding range Wisconsin Non-breeding range Florida
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 42 42 [S178] [R668]
WPE 2 1995 1995 52 52 [R443]
WPE 3 2002 2002 8 8 [R604]
WPE 5 2010 2012 99 105 Census based [S5939] [R1238]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1985 2005 INC [T144] [R668]
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2006 2011 INC [R1096]

Population 1% level

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

References

  • R668 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2006.
  • 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.
  • R604 - Specialist]] Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2002.
  • R1238 - International Crane Foundation. In litt. 2012.
  • R1096 - International Crane Foundation, 2011.D1070

Notes

  • S178 - WPE4: Information provided by Tom Stehn USFWS 2004.
  • T144 - Information provided in WPE4 by Tom Stehn USFWS 2004.
  • S5939 - Does not include Louisiana experimental flock that numbered 24 in August 2011.



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Citation: Wetlands International (). "Waterbird Population Estimates" . Retrieved from wpe.wetlands.org on