White-naped Crane Grus vipio

White-naped Crane Grus vipio

The White-naped Crane is a magnificent, stately species that is restricted to East Asia. It breeds in Mongolia, extreme northern China and eastern Russia. In winter it migrates south to a few locations in Korea, Japan and China. Its numbers have declined rapidly due to habitat loss, particularly wetlands.

Factsheet: White-naped Crane Grus vipio


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