Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Glareolidae
Scientific name Glareola ocularis Common name Madagascar Pratincole
Population name Madagascar/East Africa
Breeding range Madagascar Non-breeding range E Africa coast N Mozambique N to S Somalia
Red List Category Vulnerable
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 2001 2001 5,000 10,000 [R190]
WPE 4 2001 2001 5,000 10,000 [R190]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2001 2001 5,000 10,000 Expert opinion [R190]
CSR 4 2001 2001 5,000 10,000 Expert opinion [R190]
CSR 5 2001 2001 5,000 10,000 Expert opinion [R190]
CSR 6 2001 2001 5,000 10,000 Expert opinion [S8690] [R190]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1991 2001 DEC [R190]
WPE 4 1991 2001 DEC [R190]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1991 2001 DEC Poor [R190]
CSR 4 1991 2001 DEC Poor [R190]
CSR 5 1991 2001 DEC Poor [R190]
CSR 6 2003 2012 Unknown Poor [T6732] [R190] [R860]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 75
WPE 4 2006 75
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 70
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1

References

  • R190 - Dodman, T. 2002. Waterbird Population Estimates in Africa. Unpublished report to Wetlands International.
  • R860 - Delany, S., Scott, D., Dodman, T. and Stroud, D. 2009. An Atlas of Wader Populations in Africa and Western Eurasia. Wetlands International, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

Notes

  • S8690 - >3,000 counted in Tana River Delta in September 2010 by O. Hamerlynck.
  • T6732 - Recent short-term trend is unknown. According to Dodman (2002) and Delany et al. (2009) it is in significant long-term decline.



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