Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Laridae
Scientific name Larus canus Common name Mew Gull
Population name camtschatschensis
Breeding range NE Siberia Non-breeding range Coasts E, SE Asia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes Two subspecies winter in E Asia (Moores, N. in litt. 2005.).

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 50,000 50,000 [R165]
WPE 2 0 0 100,000 1,000,000 [R130]
WPE 3 0 0 100,000 1,000,000 [R130]
WPE 4 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R460]
WPE 5 0 0 25,000 100,000 Best guess [R460]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 0 0 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 500
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 10000
WPE 4 2006 1000
WPE 5 2012 1000

References

  • R165 - Croxall, J.P., Evans, P.G.H. and Schreiber, R.W. (eds.). 1984. Status and Conservation of the World's Seabirds. ICBP Technical Publication No. 2. Cambridge, UK.
  • R130 - Chinese Ornithological Society Waterbird Specialist Group. 1994. Checklist of Waterbirds in China. In: Chinese Ornithological Society Waterbird Specialist Group (ed.). Waterbird Research in China. East China Normal University Press, Shanghai.
  • R460 - Moores, Nial in litt. 2005.

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