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Winter Whooping Crane Survey Results 2015-2016

Click here to read the full report from Wade Harrell at the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge.

 

Wintering Whooping Crane Update, March 29, 2016

Recent update from Dr. Wade Harrell at the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge. Click below to read the update.

 

Wintering Whooping Crane Update: December 22, 2015

Recent update from Dr. Wade Harrell at the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge. Click below to read the update. 122015 CraneUpdate 122015_CraneUpdate.pdf…

 

Wintering Whooping Crane Update – Nov. 4, 2015

Recent update from Dr. Wade Harrell at the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge. Click below to read the update.

 

Wintering Whooping Crane Update

Wintering Whooping Crane Update, September 15, 2015 Wade Harrell, U.S. Whooping Crane Recovery Coordinator Fall migration has begun and we…

 

Historical Whooping Crane Aerial Survey Dataset Now Available (1950-2011)

The Aransas-Wood Buffalo population of whooping cranes (Grus americana) declined to near extinction by the 1940s. Starting in winter 1950-1951,…

 

Whooping Crane Numbers Look Good

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has completed aerial surveys of the Aransas-Wood Buffalo whooping crane population, the only surviving…

 

Whooping Crane Update – February 22, 2015

Wintering Whooping Crane Update, February 22, 2015 Wade Harrell, U.S. Whooping Crane Recovery Coordinator It continues to look like a…

 

Whooping Crane Update – December 17, 2014

Wintering Whooping Crane Update, December 17, 2014 Wade Harrell, U.S. Whooping Crane Recovery Coordinator We successfully completed our annual whooping…

 

Whooping Crane Update – November 21, 2014

What a difference a couple weeks make! On our last update we noted a somewhat delayed migration with only a…