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Tag: Mississippi Sandhill Crane

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  • A tall, grey bird with red markings on its face laying low in the flooded grass
    Information icon Mississippi sandhill crane incubating its nest. Photo by USFWS.

    Endangered Mississippi sandhill cranes reintroduced to the wild

    December 17, 2018 | 4 minute read

    Yulee, Florida — White Oak Conservation is pleased to announce that three endangered Mississippi sandhill cranes that hatched this spring at White Oak were reintroduced to the wild last week at the Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge near Gautier, Mississippi. The three were released in partnership with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Audubon Species Survival Center. Only about 130 Mississippi sandhill cranes and 34 breeding pairs remain in the wild.  Read the full story...

  • A gray bird with bright red spot on its face with a small, furry, beige chick.
    Information icon Sandhill crane and chick. Photo by The Back Road Photographer, CC BY-NC 2.0.

    Fish and Wildlife Service conducts five-year status reviews of 10 Southeastern species

    April 9, 2010 | 3 minute read

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to conduct five-year status reviews of seven endangered and three threatened species occurring in one or more of 10 states. These five-year reviews are conducted to ensure that listing classifications under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) are accurate. Any interested party is invited to provide information and comments pertaining to these species. Written comments and information related to these five-year reviews must be received on or before June 8, 2010.  Read the full story...

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