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Rangsjön, Sweden
18/08/13
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Flasjön, Sweden
18/08/13
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Flasjön, Sweden
10/08/13
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Watton NR, E Yorks
12/06/14
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Otmoor RSPB, Oxon
05/06/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
21/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
21/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
21/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
21/05/14
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Lakenheath, Suffolk
20/05/14
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Lakenheath, Suffolk
20/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
15/05/14
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Potteric Carr YWT, S Yorks
14/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
12/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
12/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
13/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
11/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
11/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
06/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
06/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
07/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
06/05/14 Notable photo
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Minsmere RSPB, Suffolk
06/05/14
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Aqualate Park, Staffs
04/05/14
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Slimbridge WWT, Glos
29/04/14

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Crane breeds in the following countries (Bird News Extra subscribers will see population statistics and information on trends for each country, and a map of population densities):

Armenia
Belarus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland
France
Georgia
Germany
Latvia
Lithuania
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Romania
Russia
Sweden
Turkey
Ukraine

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Sat 09/08/14
Ornithologists 1 Antiquarians 0 - a medievalist misidentification?
Ornithologists 1 Antiquarians 0 – a medievalist misidentification?
Dave Dunford turns a ornithologist's eye on a quirky piece of medieval wood-carving.  read on read on
Thu 07/08/14
WWT: Final Crane release graduates at 'school for birds'
WWT Final Crane release graduates at 'school for birds'
The last ever avian class at a unique school for birds has graduated with flying colours and was yesterday moved to the secret release location in Somerset.  read on read on
Mon 19/05/14
WWT: Crane chick marks start of first wild generation for western Britain
WWT Crane chick marks start of first wild generation for western Britain
A Crane chick at Slimbridge may be the first to survive in western Britain for 400 years.  read on read on
Mon 20/05/13
WWT: 24-hour guard for western Britain's first Crane egg in four centuries
WWT 24-hour guard for western Britain's first Crane egg in four centuries
A pair of Common Cranes are incubating a single egg at the WWT's Slimbridge reserve.  read on read on
Wed 30/11/11
Birding abroad: Hula Valley Bird Festival
Birding abroad Hula Valley Bird Festival
Stephen Menzie attends the first Hula Valley Bird Festival in northern Israel.  read on read on
Tue 12/10/10
RSPB: A request for past images of UK Common Cranes
RSPB A request for past images of UK Common Cranes
The RSPB are keen to hear from anyone with historic photos of Common Cranes, as these may allow individual identification of birds.  read on read on
Tue 20/04/10
WWT: Cranes and boats and planes
WWT Cranes and boats and planes
Project to reintroduce rare birds hit by air travel chaos.  read on read on
Mon 20/07/09
RSPB: Common Cranes return to East Anglian fens after a gap of four centuries
RSPB Common Cranes return to East Anglian fens after a gap of four centuries
New arrivals at RSPB's Lakenheath Fen are causing a stir.  read on read on
Thu 17/05/07
RSPB: Carrot Fields to Cranes in 11 years
RSPB Carrot Fields to Cranes in 11 years
Common Cranes have been found breeding in the Fens of East Anglia for the first time in 400 years.  read on read on
Mon 21/08/06
Cranes to grace our skies once again
Cranes to grace our skies once again
An exciting boost for the conservation of Common Cranes in Britain was announced at the 2006 British Birdwatching Fair, in the shape of The Great Crane Project.  read on read on
Thu 21/03/02 Webzine subscribers only
An Influx of Common Cranes into the UK in Early 2002
An Influx of Common Cranes into the UK in Early 2002
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