Norfolk Journey: Pensthorpe Cranes

As well as the breeding programme for the Common Crane, the conservation centre at Pensthorpe also has a breeding programme for a number of other species of Crane and related species.


White-naped Crane (NE China /SE Russia)


White Stork – currently being discussed as a possible re-introduction programme in southern England
Sandhill Crane (USA)
Manchurian Crane (Japan)
Northern Bald Ibis (North Africa)
Common Crane – currently part of a re-introduction programme in East Anglia and Somerset

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