Whooping Crane Numbers

Wild Populations

Aransas/Wood Buffalo flock 437
Florida non-migratory flock 14
Louisiana non-migratory flock 70
Eastern Migratory population 110
Total: 631

*as of March 2018

Captive Breeding Centers

Location Captive Flock Size
Smithsonian National Zoological Park Wahsington, D.C. ???
International Crane Foundation Baraboo, WI 34+ 2 display
Devonian Wildlife Conservation Center Calgary, AB 18 + 2 display
Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Species Survival Center New Orleans, LA 9 + 2 display
San Antonio Zoo San Antonio, TX 4 + 2 display
White Oak Yulee, FL 8 + 2 display
Total: 137 + 9 display

*as of 5/23/17

Educational/Display Cranes Location Total
 Facility
Smithsonian National Zoological Park Washington, DC 2
International Crane Foundation Baraboo, WI 2
Audubon Zoo New Orleans, LA 2
Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo Tampa, FL 2
Homosassa Springs State Wildlife Park    Homosassa, FL 2
Sylvan Heights Bird Park Scotland Neck, NC 2
San Antonio Zoo San Antonio, TX 2
Milwaukee County Zoo Milwaukee, WI 2
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens Jacksonville, FL 2
Calgary Zoo Calgary, AB 2
Stone Zoo, Zoo New England Stoneham, MA 1
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