University students and mentors spend ten days in Kushiro in winter and
discuss the ecology of the cranes and wetlands as well as methods in field ecology.
"During the crane census, I liked hiking up the mountain in Tsurui. Deep snow, pleasant tiredness, snowshoes, beautiful view with cranes and lunch on top of the mountain are unforgettable experiences!!!"
Students attended the master class on census methodology.
Mentors from China, Japan, Russia, and South Korea gave lectures on their
Presentations by students
"The most exciting day, of course, was the day of the reports....
My hand was quivering and voice was trembling.... It was interesting to
listen to all of the participants of camp..."
at the end of the day.
"We lived together with people from other countries and learned from
one another in everyday communication."