Crane ringing activities in 2017 successfully finished
From 12th of June until 12th of July 2017, an international ringing team of the Crane Information Centre was active in Germany (Mecklenburg-West Pomerania), Latvia and Georgia, to catch and colormark cranes. On some cranes also additional transmitters were attached. During the last week the team worked in Georgia, were altogether 8 juvenile Eurasian Cranes of the rare subspecies Grus grus archibaldi were caught and banded.
The picture shows the ringing team in Georgia, which consisted of crane conservationists from Georgia, Armenia, Russia, Turkey, France and Germany.