IBA Home     Contacts     Criteria for Site Selection     IBA Map     IBA Sites     Links     Nomination Form      Technical Committee     TWRA Home

IBA symbol

Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge...
Sandhill Crane Survey 1968-2006

    TWRA symbol

The table and graph show the number of Sandhill Cranes within the Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge, Chickamauga Wildlife Management Area, and surrounding environs, in the period 1968-2006 (graph through 2003). The crane population substantially started to increase beginning in 1994 (Ken Dubke, Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, David Aborn).

Sandhill Crane204405072No Data282827497500600645


Sandhill Crane4,5204,3034,3014,6336,5659,38311,0539,3509,96214,00013,00013,54114,400


wpe4.jpg (38071 bytes)

Graph by David Aborn

Back to main Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge page

This page was last updated on 02/09/06.