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Discontinued Size - year Size Size estimate quality Size references Trend - year Trend Trend quality Trend references 1% threshold 1% yearset Notes
Anseriformes
Anatidae
Dendrocygna viduata (White-faced Whistling-duck)
Eastern & Southern Africa 1991 - 2014 500,000 - 800,000 Expert opinion [R1371] 2006 - 2015 STA/INC? Reasonable [R1548] 6300 2018 [P1352] [S9112] [T6869]
West Africa (Senegal to Chad) 1999 - 2008 600,000 - 700,000 Expert opinion [R642] [R648] 2006 - 2015 STA/INC? Reasonable [R1548] 6500 2018 [P1351] [S8678] [T6868]
Dendrocygna bicolor (Fulvous Whistling-duck)
West Africa (Senegal to Chad) 2006 - 2014 20,000 - 50,000 Expert opinion [R1371] 2006 - 2015 UNC Poor [R1548] 320 2018 [P1340] [S8676] [T6866]
Eastern & Southern Africa 2001 - 2001 150,000 - 350,000 Expert opinion [R190] 2006 - 2015 DEC? Poor [R1548] 2300 2018 [P1341] [S8677] [T6867]
Thalassornis leuconotus (White-backed Duck)
leuconotus, West Africa 2006 - 2006 1 - 500 Best guess [R192] 1982 - 1992 DEC Poor [R1371] 1 2018 [S9113]
leuconotus, Eastern & Southern Africa 1990 - 1990 10,000 - 25,000 Best guess [R115] 2006 - 2014 DEC Reasonable [R1548] 250 2018 [S9132]
Oxyura maccoa (Maccoa Duck)
Southern Africa 2000 - 2005 7,000 - 8,250 Expert opinion [R1509] 2006 - 2011 DEC Reasonable [R1548] [R1585] 75 2018 [T6981]
Eastern Africa 2001 - 2005 1,500 - 1,500 Expert opinion [R1509] [R190] 2006 - 2015 DEC Poor [R1559] 15 2018 [P1373]
Oxyura leucocephala (White-headed Duck)
West Mediterranean (Spain & Morocco) 2006 - 2012 2,500 - 3,500 Expert opinion [R1549] [R1548] 2000 - 2012 STA Reasonable [R1548] [R1549] [R1586] 25 2018 [P1367] [S9051] [T6978]
East Mediterranean, Turkey & South-west Asia 2013 - 2016 18,000 - 21,000 Expert opinion [R1569] 2006 - 2015 DEC? Poor [R1548] 200 2018 [S9052]
Algeria & Tunisia 2011 - 2014 2,500 - 2,500 Census based [R1548] 2006 - 2015 STA/FLU Reasonable [R1548] 25 2018 [P1368] [S8899] [T6982]
Cygnus olor (Mute Swan)
North-west Mainland & Central Europe 2000 - 2013 173,000 - 243,000 Expert opinion [R1549] 2000 - 2015 INC/STA Good [R1549] [R1548] 2000 2018 [P1468] [S8866] [T6872]
Black Sea 1990 - 2012 49,000 - 72,000 Expert opinion [R1549] 2000 - 2015 STA? Reasonable [R1548] [R1549] 590 2018 [S8867] [T6873]
West & Central Asia/Caspian 1987 - 2015 250,000 - 250,000 Best guess [R1569] 2006 - 2015 INC? Reasonable [R1548] 2500 2018 [S8918]
Cygnus cygnus (Whooper Swan)
Iceland/UK & Ireland 2015 - 2015 34,000 - 34,000 Census based [R1562] 2005 - 2015 INC Good [R1562] 340 2018 [P1552] [T6875]
North-west Mainland Europe 2015 - 2015 120,000 - 120,001 Census based [R1563] 2006 - 2015 INC/STA Reasonable [R1549] [R1548] 1200 2018 [S8869] [T6876]
N Europe & W Siberia/Black Sea & E Mediterranean 2008 - 2012 14,000 - 14,000 Expert opinion [R1365] 2006 - 2015 INC? Poor [R1548] 140 2018 [S8475]
West & Central Siberia/Caspian 1993 - 2013 20,000 - 20,000 Expert opinion [R578] [R1365] 2006 - 2015 STA/FLU Poor [R1548] 200 2018 [S8476] [T6878]
Cygnus columbianus (Tundra Swan)
bewickii, Western Siberia & NE Europe/North-west Europe 2015 - 2015 21,000 - 21,000 Census based [R1563] 2006 - 2015 DEC Reasonable [R1548] 220 2018 [P1612] [S8870] [T6879]
bewickii, Northern Siberia/Caspian 2012 - 2016 1,000 - 8,400 Expert opinion [R1564] 2006 - 2015 INC Reasonable [R1548] 30 2018 [P1613] [S8871] [T6880]
Branta bernicla (Brent Goose)
bernicla, Western Siberia/Western Europe 2011 - 2011 211,000 - 211,000 Census based [R1565] 2002 - 2011 STA Good [R1565] 2100 2018 [T6896]
hrota, Svalbard/Denmark & UK 2017 - 2017 10,000 - 10,000 Census based [R1565] 2006 - 2017 STA Good [R1565] 100 2018
hrota, Canada & Greenland/Ireland 2012 - 2016 36,500 - 36,500 Census based [R1565] [R1587] 2005 - 2014 DEC Good [R1565] 400 2018 [S8889] [T6898]
Branta leucopsis (Barnacle Goose)
East Greenland/Scotland & Ireland 2015 - 2015 80,700 - 80,700 Census based [R1565] 2003 - 2012 INC Good [R1565] 810 2018 [T6893]
Svalbard/South-west Scotland 2016 - 2016 38,000 - 38,000 Census based [R1565] 2004 - 2013 INC Good [R1565] 380 2018 [T6894]
Russia/Germany & Netherlands 2015 - 2015 1,200,000 - 1,200,000 Census based [R1565] 2000 - 2014 INC Good [R1565] 12000 2018 [T6895]
Branta ruficollis (Red-breasted Goose)
Northern Siberia/Black Sea & Caspian 2016 - 2016 50,000 - 50,000 Census based [R1565] [R1589] 2000 - 2012 UNC Poor [R1559] [R1549] 500 2018 [S8890] [T6899]
Anser anser (Greylag Goose)
anser, NW Europe/South-west Europe 2014 - 2014 960,000 - 960,000 Expert opinion [R1565] 2003 - 2012 INC Reasonable [R1565] [R1549] [R1381] 9600 2018 [S8881] [T6891]
anser, Iceland/UK & Ireland 2012 - 2016 93,750 - 93,750 Census based [R1588] 2007 - 2016 DEC Good [R1588] 980 2018 [S8880] [T6890]
anser, Central Europe/North Africa 2013 - 2014 59,000 - 100,000 Expert opinion [R1565] [R1365] 2003 - 2012 INC Good [R1381] [R1565] 770 2018 [S8882] [T7167]
rubrirostris Western Siberia/Caspian & Iraq 2016 - 2016 250,000 - 250,001 Expert opinion [R1589] 2003 - 2012 DEC Poor [R1381] 2500 2018 [S8919] [T6260]
rubrirostris, Black Sea & Turkey 2014 - 2014 25,000 - 50,000 Best guess [R1565] [R1549] 2000 - 2012 STA? Poor [R1549] 350 2018 [S8883]
Anser fabalis (Bean Goose)
rossicus, West & Central Siberia/NE & SW Europe 2013 - 2013 600,000 - 600,000 Census based [R1565] 1990 - 2013 INC Good [R1565] 5500 2018 [T6882]
johanseni, West & Central Siberia/Turkmenistan to W China 2004 - 2004 1,000 - 5,000 Best guess 2000 - 2010 DEC Poor [R866] 20 2018 [P1800] [S9114]
fabalis, North-east Europe/North-west Europe 2015 - 2015 52,000 - 52,000 Census based [R1565] 2006 - 2015 DEC Good [R1565] 520 2018 [T6881]
Anser brachyrhynchus (Pink-footed Goose)
Svalbard/North-west Europe 2016 - 2016 86,000 - 86,000 Census based [R1566] 2008 - 2017 INC Good [R1566] 860 2018 [T6884]
East Greenland & Iceland/UK 2015 - 2015 540,000 - 540,000 Census based [R1565] 2004 - 2013 INC Good [R1565] 5400 2018 [T6883]
Anser albifrons (Greater White-fronted Goose)
albifrons, NW Siberia & NE Europe/North-west Europe 2000 - 2012 1,000,000 - 1,200,000 Census based [R1584] 2003 - 2012 STA Good [R1565] [R1584] 12000 2018 [S9046] [T6885]
albifrons, Western Siberia/Black Sea & Turkey 2013 - 2013 245,000 - 245,000 Expert opinion [R1565] [R1590] 2003 - 2012 INC Reasonable [R1565] 2500 2018 [S8877] [T6887]
albifrons, Western Siberia/Central Europe 2011 - 2015 167,000 - 167,000 Census based [R1584] 2003 - 2012 INC Good [R1381] [R866] 1600 2018 [S9053] [T6254]
albifrons, Northern Siberia/Caspian & Iraq 2017 - 2017 25,000 - 25,001 Census based [R1591] 2003 - 2012 DEC Poor [R1336] [R1381] [R1365] 250 2018 [S9054] [T6256]
flavirostris, Greenland/Ireland & UK 2016 - 2016 18,800 - 18,800 Census based [R1565] 1999 - 2014 DEC Good [R1565] 190 2018 [T6886]
Anser erythropus (Lesser White-fronted Goose)
NE Europe & W Siberia/Black Sea & Caspian 2016 - 2016 28,500 - 40,100 Census based [R1565] [R1589] 1999 - 2013 DEC? Poor [R1565] 340 2018 [P2446] [S8879] [T6889]
Fennoscandia 2013 - 2013 105 - 120 Census based [R1565] 2008 - 2016 INC Good [R1567] 1 2018 [P1879] [T6888]
Clangula hyemalis (Long-tailed Duck)
Western Siberia/North Europe (bre) 2007 - 2009 1,600,000 - 1,600,000 Expert opinion [R1549] [R889] [R1592] 1995 - 2010 DEC Reasonable [R1592] [R1548] [R1583] [R1593] 16000 2018 [S9056] [T7168]
Iceland & Greenland (bre) 1998 - 2012 36,000 - 99,000 Best guess [R1549] 2000 - 2012 Unknown Poor [R1549] 600 2018 [S9055]
Somateria spectabilis (King Eider)
East Greenland, NE Europe & Western Siberia 1994 - 2012 377,000 - 607,000 Expert opinion [R1549] 2000 - 2012 STA Poor [R1549] 4800 2018
Somateria mollissima (Common Eider)
mollissima, Baltic, Denmark & Netherlands 2003 - 2010 930,000 - 930,000 Expert opinion [R1254] [R1549] 2006 - 2015 STA/FLU Reasonable [R1548] [R1549] [R1254] 9800 2018 [S9058] [T6958]
mollissima, Norway & Russia 2003 - 2013 510,000 - 525,000 Expert opinion [R1549] 2006 - 2015 STA/INC Good [R1548] 5200 2018 [S9059] [T6959]
borealis, Svalbard & Franz Joseph (bre) 2001 - 2013 60,000 - 82,500 Expert opinion [R1549] [R1594] 2007 - 2016 DEC? Poor [R1594] 700 2018 [S9060] [T7169]



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