In order to increase awareness about the current status and emerging threats
for cranes and their habitats, we use a variety of methods to communicate
with a wide range of stakeholders.
International Ecological Camp
University students and professionals spend one week in Kushiro in winter
and learn about ecology of the cranes and... More
International Nature School
University students in China gain experience in teaching biology and ecology
of the birds, plants, and wetlands to children... More
Workshops & lectures
We organize workshops and give lectures on cranes, birds in general, ecology,
statistical data analysis, and ecological modelling.
Education for Sustainable Development (ESD)
The RCC is collaborating with staff and students at universities in Kushiro
and Tokyo to explore possible ways to implement ESD as a part of programs
in wetland conservation.
Recent newsletters (in Japanese) and booklets (in English, Chinese, Korean, Russian & Japanese) are available.