North American Crane Working Group



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Reproduced by permission of the North American Crane Working Group (NACWG).


Participants of the Eighth North American Crane Workshop hereby express their thanks and appreciation to the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge for hosting this workshop, to the staff of the Sheraton Old Town Hotel, to the field trip leaders, to the staff of the Bernardo Waterfowl Management Area, and to the committees and individuals who made the workshop a success. The paper sessions were excellent, and the spirit of friendship and dedication to crane conservation among the participants was revitalizing. Special thanks go to NACWG President Scott Hereford and Bosque del Apache Biologist John Taylor for their tireless effort planning and organizing the workshop; to the session chairmen and others who edited the technical papers; to Gary Lingle for his distinguished tenure as NACWG Treasurer; to the other board members for their effective leadership; and again to Gary Lingle, David Ellis, and Cathy Ellis for taking on the challenging task of editing these proceedings.