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Mission: The International Crane Foundation works worldwide to conserve cranes and the ecosystems, watersheds & flyways on which they depend.

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Changes in agricultural and rainfall patterns help unseasonal nesting of Sarus Cranes in India
  • April 25, 2018

In India, Sarus Cranes nest during the annual monsoon, when yearly rains replenish the landscape. Interestingly, Sarus Cranes occasionally will nest outside of the monsoon as well. Until recently, several hypotheses for this behavior have been suggested, but careful evaluation of these hypotheses has...

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Whooping Crane building a nest at the International Crane Foundation.
Whooping Crane Egg Scorecard 2018
  • April 25, 2018

Our captive Whooping Cranes are laying eggs – breeding season is here!...

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