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The Cranes

Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan

JPG-Siberian Cranes
The central population of the endangered Siberian Crane at Keoladeo National Park in India. The population contained more than 30 individuals through the early 1980s. No birds were seen on the wintering grounds in 1993-94 and 1994-95. Four individuals reappeared at Keoladeo National Park in February 1996.

Compiled by

Curt D. Meine and George W. Archibald

IUCN/SSC Crane Specialist Group


This resource is based on the following source:
Meine, Curt D. and George W. Archibald (Eds).  1996.  The cranes: - Status 
     survey and conservation action plan.  IUCN, Gland, Switzerland, and 
     Cambridge, U.K. 294pp.   
This resource should be cited as:
Meine, Curt D. and George W. Archibald (Eds).  1996.  The cranes: - Status 
     survey and conservation action plan.  IUCN, Gland, Switzerland, and 
     Cambridge, U.K. 294pp.  Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center Online.
     http://www.npwrc.usgs.gov/resource/birds/cranes/index.htm
     (Version 02MAR98).

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