International Crane Foundation


Where do cranes live?

Where do cranes live? Cranes live on five of the seven continents – Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and North America! Click on the thumbnails for each range map to enlarge.

Black Crowned Crane

Black Crowned Crane range map

Black-necked Crane

Blue Crane


Brolga range map.

Demoiselle Crane

Eurasian Crane

Eurasian Crane range map

Grey Crowned Crane

Grey Crowned Crane range map.

Hooded Crane

Hooded Crane range map.

Red-crowned Crane

Red-crowned Crane range map.

Sandhill Crane

Sandhill Crane range map.

Sarus Crane

Sarus Crane range map.

Siberian Crane – 1

Eastern Siberian Crane range map.

Siberian Crane – 2

West and central Siberian Crane range map.

Wattled Crane

Wattled Crane range map.

White-naped Crane

White-naped Crane range map.

Whooping Crane

Whooping Crane range map