Population information

Order name Podicipediformes
Family name Podicipedidae
Scientific name Podiceps cristatus Common name Great Crested Grebe
Population name cristatus, E Asia (non-bre)
Breeding range NE Asia Non-breeding range E Asia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1987 1991 10,000 100,000 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 25,000 25,000 [R497]
WPE 3 1987 1991 25,000 25,000 [R497]
WPE 4 0 0 25,000 50,000 [S3140] [R460]
WPE 5 0 0 25,000 50,000 [S7563] [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 0 -1
WPE 2 1997 250
WPE 3 2002 250
WPE 4 2006 375
WPE 5 2012 350

References

  • R519 - Perennou, C.P., Mundkur, T. and Scott, D.A. 1994. The Asian Waterfowl Census 1987-1991: distribution and status of Asian waterfowl. IWRB Spec. Publ. No. 24; AWB Spec. Publ. No. 86. Slimbridge, UK and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • R497 - O'Donnel, C.F.J. and Fjelds?, J. 1995. Grebes: a global action plan for their conservation. IUCN.
  • R460 - Moores, Nial in litt. 2005.

Notes

  • S3140 - 466: Concentrations of over 2,000 in SW Japan, and 3,000 at Cheonsu Bay, W Korea. Numerous migrant in Yellow Sea (autumn/spring); fairly numerous east coast. Very much more numerous than Slavonian Grebe auritus.
  • S7563 - Moores, N. in J. Kear (ed.) 2005: Concentrations of over 2,000 in SW Japan, and 3,000 at Cheonsu Bay, W Korea. Numerous migrant in Yellow Sea (autumn/spring); fairly numerous east coast. Very much more numerous than Slavonian Grebe auritus.



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