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Whooping Crane Update September 16, 2016

Sep 20, 2016

Wintering Whooping Crane Update from Dr. Wade Harrell, U.S. Whooping Crane Recovery Coordinator.


Winter Whooping Crane Survey Results 2015-2016

Apr 18, 2016

Results of Whooping Crane Survey made by Dr. Wade Harrell, U.S. Whooping Crane Recovery Coordinator.


Wintering Whooping Crane Update: December 22, 2015

Dec 22, 2015

Recent update from Dr. Wade Harrell, U.S. Whooping Crane Recovery Coordinator.


Wintering Whooping Crane Update – Sept. 15, 2015

Sep 21, 2015

Wintering Whooping Crane Update from Dr. Wade Harrell, U.S. Whooping Crane Recovery Coordinator.


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

Apr 10, 2015

Data archives from aerial surveys are now available to download.


Whooping Crane Numbers Look Good

Mar 17, 2015

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


Whooping Crane Update – February 22, 2015

Feb 24, 2015

It continues to look like a banner year in terms of habitat conditions, with the Refuge having a greater amount of freshwater on the landscape than we have seen in several years.


Whooping Crane Update – December 17, 2014

Dec 20, 2014

We successfully completed our annual whooping crane abundance survey last week, flying surveys on a record six consecutive days.


Whooping Crane Update – November 21, 2014

Nov 24, 2014

What a difference a couple weeks make! The vast majority of the population has made their way to Texas.


Whooping Crane Update – November 7, 2014

Nov 11, 2014

While we reported back in September that we had a few earlier than expected whooping crane arrivals, it now seems that fall migration is shaping up to be a bit delayed this year.


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