Norfolk Journey: Pensthorpe Cranes

Posted: September 25, 2017 in Birds, Natural History
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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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