Mongolia hosts a meeting of crane experts from East Asia All six countries in North East Asia gathered together in Mongolia to finalize white-naped crane conservation strategy.
Crane experts visit northeast Mongolia In summer of 2012, a group of crane experts and conservationists from North America and Europe visited Mongolian northeast to help us to carry out field surveys and public awareness activities on white-naped cranes. The visit was organized with the support from the International Crane Foundation led by the co-founder Dr. George Archibald.
An iconic bird from Mongolian steppe makes long migration A team of researchers from USA and Mongolia deployed Argos GPS location transmitters to monitor the movement of three female great bustards captured at their breeding sites in northern Mongolia.
Global Experts Fly In To Save Asia’s Biggest Bird The Asian population has declined in recent years and it is now thought that there are fewer than 2,500 individual birds left. The reasons for the decline include illegal hunting, changes in agriculture and the dangers posed by electric power lines. Experts from Central and East Asia and Europe convene for a meeting in Mongolia to develop action plans to save the species.