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NOTE: All information on this website is based on the AEWA International Single Species Action Plan for the Conservation of the Lesser White-fronted Goose (2008 Jones et al.) as well as information provided by members of the International Working Group as well as the main partner organizations.

PICTURE CREDITS

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  • Pair of Lesser White-fronted Geese on staging grounds in Norway © Ingar Jostein Øien, Norwegian Ornithological Society
  • Lesser White-fronted Geese in flight in Estonia © Seppo Ekelund
  • Pair of Lesser White-fronted Geese on staging grounds in Norway © Ingar Jostein Øien, Norwegian Ornithological Society
  • Valdak Marshes, Norway © Ingar Jostein Øien, Norwegian Ornithological Society
  • Satellite-tagging of Lesser White-fronted Goose, Norway © Ingar Jostein Øien, Norwegian Ornithological Society
  • Group picture at the first meeting of the AEWA Lesser White-fronted Goose International Working Group © Marie-Therese Kämper, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat

NEWS

Banner: Lesser White-fronted Geese in flight in Estonia © Seppo Ekelund

SPECIES INFO

Banner: Male and female Lesser White-fronted Goose on staging grounds in Norway © Ingar Jostein Øien, Norwegian Ornithological Society

Other pictures:

  • Map of flyways © Norwegian Ornithological Society (NOF)
  • Lesser White-fronted Geese shot in Kazakhstan 2011 © Toni Eskelin
  • Lesser White-fronted and Greater White-fronted Geese in flight in Kazakhstan 2011 © Nicky Petkov
  • Grass on salt marshes © Tomas Aarvak, Norwegian Ornithological Society
  • Red Fox © Tomas Aarvak, Norwegian Ornithological Society
  • Koibagar Lake, Kazakhstan 2010 © Nina Mikander, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat

RANGE STATES

Banner: Lesser White-fronted Geese amongst other geese in Kazakhstan © Ingar Jostein Øien, Norwegian Ornithological Society

Map: Layout: Grid-Arendahl, Original data: Norwegian Ornithological Society, WWF Finland, Swedish Association of Hunting and Wildlife Management

SINGLE SPECIES ACTION PLAN

  • International SSAP: Group picture, Syria monitoring mission 2010 © Syrian Society for the Conservation of Wildlife
  • National Action Plans: Satellite-tagging of Lesser White-fronted Goose, Norway © Ingar Jostein Øien, Norwegian Ornithological Society

WORKING GROUP

Banner: Group picture at the first meeting of the AEWA Lesser White-fronted Goose International Working Group © Marie-Therese Kämper, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat

Meetings:

  • Lake Kerkini, Greece © Nina Mikander, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat
  • 1st Working Group Meeting in Helsinki © Nina Mikander, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat
  • 1st Working Group Meeting in Helsinki © Marie-Therese Kämper, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat
  • 1st Working Group Meeting in Helsinki © Nina Mikander, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat

Chair/Coordinator:

  • Sergey Dereliev at National Workshop in Azerbaijan © Nina Mikander, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat
  • Nina Mikander © Malte Petersen

ACTIVITIES

Banner: Satellite-tagging of Lesser White-fronted Goose in Norway © Ingar Jostein Øien, Norwegian Ornithological Society

Other pictures:

  • Lesser White-fronted Geese in Norway © Ingar Jostein Øien, Norwegian Ornithological Society
  • LIFE project sign at Evros, Greece © Morten Ekker, Norwegian Directorate for Nature Management

Projects:

  • LIFE+ project team, Lake Kerkini, Greece 2011 © Hellenic Ornithological Society
  • Lake Kerkini, Greece 2011 © Nina Mikander, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat
  • Lake Kerkini, Greece 2011 © Nina Mikander, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat
  • Kizil Agach State Nature Reserve, Azerbaijan 2011 © Nina Mikander, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat
  • Donation of telescopes at Kizil Agach State Nature Reserve, Azerbaijan 2012 © Toni Eskelin
  • Kuma-Manych Depression © Sonia Rozenfeld, RGG
  • Kuma-Manych Depression © Sonia Rozenfeld, RGG
  • Koibagar Lake, Kazakhstan © Nina Mikander, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat
  • Koibagar Lake Hunting Management Authority, Kazakhstan © UNEP/AEWA Secretariat
  • Lesser White-fronted Goose monitoring mission, Ukraine 2011 © Vasiliy Kostyushin
  • Poisoned geese, Ukraine 2011© Vasiliy Kostyushin

Publications:

  • Lesser White-fronted Goose Imre, Norway © Ingar Jostein Øien, Norwegian Ornithological Society

Other Activities:

  • Lesser White-fronted Geese at captive breeding facility at Nordens Ark, Sweden © Sergey Dereliev, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat
  • Captive bred Lesser White-fronted Geese before release in Northern Norway © Tomas Aarvak, Norwegian Ornithological Society
  • National Lesser White-fronted Goose Workshop in Kazakhstan © ACBK
  • National Lesser White-fronted Goose Workshop in Azerbaijan © Nina Mikander, UNEP/AEWA Secretariat

CONTACTS

Banner: Lesser White-fronted Goose monitoring mission in Syria © Toni Eskelin

PARTNERS

Banner: Valdak marshes, Norway © Ingar Jostein Øien, Norwegian Ornithological Society