This video is about demoiselle cranes.
Turkey launches fund to halt biodiversity decline
Doga Dernegi (BirdLife in Turkey) has formed a partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Turkish Ministry of Environment and Forestry to establish a national fund to halt biodiversity decline.
The Turkish Zero Extinction Fund will carry out priority conservation actions in the 305 Key Biodiversity Areas identified by Doga Dernegi. ….
The projects that will benefit include: threatened orchid species conservation in Southern Turkey; the rediscovery of the Anatolian leopard; the conservation of the Sultansazlığı wetlands; and the preservation of the country’s last remaining Demoiselle Cranes and globally threatened Great Bustards.
USA: first whooping crane chick born since a long time.
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Whooping crane video: here.
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