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How many Eastern cranes that began their first migration
are still alive?

Updated February 2, 2016
Hatch Year Number of Cranes
Starting First Fall Migration
Still in Flock
08
0
17
5
16
4
15
5
24 (20 UL+ 4 DAR)
5
23 (18 UL+ 4 DAR + 1 Wild)
2
25 (17 UL+ 7 DAR)
5
20 (14 UL+ 6 DAR)
6
29 (20 UL+ 9 DAR)
17
23 (11 UL+ 10 DAR + 2 Wild)
9
18 (10 UL+ 8 DAR + 0 Wild)
13
14 (6 UL+ 6 DAR + 2 Wild)
4
18 (8 UL+ 5 DAR + 1 Wild + 4 parent-reared)
5
11 (7 UL+ 0 DAR + 1 Wild + 3 parent-reared)
7
18 (6 UL+ 8 DAR + 2 Wild + 2 parent-reared)
18
Total

Info about losses

* One 2015 parent-reared and one 2015 wild-born crane died before fall migration and are not included in numbers above.

Journey North is pleased to feature this educational adventure in collaboration with Operation Migration and the entire Whooping Crane Eastern Partnership (WCEP).

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