Updates from November, 2012


Environmentalists fight for whoopers’ water

November 15th, 2012 | TAP In The News

The whoopers are back, but even as the famed birds settle in at Aransas National Wildlife Refuge for what promises to be a mild winter, the legal controversy surrounding them lingers. The whooping cranes have been at the center of a trial over the state’s […]

Filed in: Coastal Ecosystems, related news, TAP Progress, Whooping Cranes

Video of October 24 USFWS Public Presentation Available Online

November 5th, 2012 | TAP Updates

The Aransas Project has posted a video documenting the two-hour public presentation by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on the distance sampling methodology in use at the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge during the last wintering season. ┬áThe presentation was held on Oct. 24, 2012 […]

Filed in: TAP Progress, Whooping Cranes

USFWS PowerPoint from Recent Public Presentations Available

November 1st, 2012 | TAP Updates

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has provided The Aransas Project with the PowerPoint Presentation (PPT) used at the October 4, 2012 public meeting. The Aransas Project provided video documentation of the Oct. 4 meeting, but the PPT is sometimes difficult to see in the […]

Filed in: TAP Progress, Whooping Cranes