Oriental Stork Ciconia boyciana


BirdLife International. 2001. Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Collar, N.J.; Butchart, S.H.M. 2013. Conservation breeding and avian diversity: chances and challenges. International Zoo Yearbook 48(1): 7-28.

Ezaki, Y., Ohsako, Y. and Yamagishi, S. 2014. Reintroduction and ecology of the Oriental white stork Ciconia boyciana - Coexistence between humans and birds in Japan.

Hui-yu Liu; Zhen-shan Lin; Hong-yu Liu. 2008. Response of Oriental White Storks Ciconia boyciana to the accumulative impact of anthropogenic habitat destruction and possible Allee effect. Bird Conservation International 18(3): 292-300.

Huiying, Z. 2015. Endangered storks flock to reserve in record numbers. Available at: http://usa.chinadaily.com.cn/china/2015-10/30/content_22325661.htm.

Ji Wei-Tao; Wang Yun-Bao. 2007. Number and distribution of Oriental White Stork in Poyang Lake in the winter of 2006. China Crane News 11(1): 39.

Matsuda, S. 2008. Early stage success for reintroduction of the Oriental White Stork in Toyooka. China Crane News 12(2): 36-37.

Van den Bossche, W.; Berthold, P.; Darman, Y.; Andronov, V.; Parilov, M.; Querner, U. 2001. Satellite-tracking helps to discover stopover sites of the threatened Oriental White Stork (Ciconia boyciana). Microwave Telemetry, Inc. Newsletter 2(1): 3-4.

Xinzhong, Liu. 1999. Preliminary Analysis on Wintering Waterfowl Survey in Poyang Lake. Wetlands International China Programme Publication Newsletter For Wetlands 4.

Zou Hong-Fei; Wu Qing-Ming; Zhu Jing-Li. 2007. Primary report on conserving Oriental White Stork in Lindian wetland, Heilongjiang. China Crane News 11(2): 35.

Further resources

IUCN SSC Stork, Ibis and Spoonbill Specialist Group

Detailed species accounts from the Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 2001).

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Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Ciconia boyciana. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2022.