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Annual Midwest Crane Count

Affiliation:
International Crane Foundation

Contact Information:
Crane Count Coordinator
E-11376 Shady Lane Rd.
Baraboo, WI 53913
608-356-9462 x 127
cranecount@savingcranes.org

Year Started:
1976


Specialty(ies):
Sandhill cranes, Whooping cranes

Purpose:
To get people out and involved in conservation research and crane research, in order to make them aware of the importance of wetlands and the environment. Also to conduct long term research.

Subject Area(s):
Birds

Data Type(s) Collected:
Population Status
Population Trends
Population Health
Population Demographics
Threats to Populations
Distribution and Range
Habitat Conditions and/or Availability


# of Volunteers:
3000

Hours/Volunteer/Year:
2-3

Volunteer Services:
Other publications
Group website
Data analysis and reporting
Regular meetings throughout the year
Staff consultation with individual monitors
Training sessions for new volunteers
Online training

Accepting New Volunteers?
Yes


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