Population information

Order name Pelicaniformes
Family name Phalacrocoracidae
Scientific name Phalacrocorax carbo Common name Great Cormorant
Population name maroccanus
Breeding range NW Africa Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 2001 2001 1 10,000 [R190]
WPE 4 0 0 1,500 2,000 [R620]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 0 0 1,500 2,000 [R620]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1991 2001 STA [R190]
WPE 4 1991 2001 STA [R190]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1991 2001 STA [R190]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 100
WPE 4 2006 20
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 15

References

  • R190 - Dodman, T. 2002. Waterbird Population Estimates in Africa. Unpublished report to Wetlands International.
  • R620 - Th?venot, M., Vernon, R. and Bergier, P. 2003. The Birds of Morocco: an annotated Checklist. BOU Checklist No. 20, Tring.

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Copyright Wetlands International 2012

Citation: Wetlands International (). "Waterbird Population Estimates" . Retrieved from wpe.wetlands.org on