Population information

Order name Ciconiiformes
Family name Ardeidae
Scientific name Bubulcus ibis Common name Cattle Egret
Population name ibis, North-west Africa
Breeding range Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes In WPE2 this population belonged to one single population (SW Europe/NW Africa).Often placed in genus Ardea.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 0 0 100,000 150,000 [R280]
WPE 3 0 0 100,000 150,000 [R280]
WPE 5 1984 2000 100,000 150,000 Expert opinion [R280]
CSR 4 1984 2000 100,000 150,000 Expert opinion [R280]
CSR 5 1984 2000 100,000 150,000 Expert opinion [R280]
CSR 6 1984 2000 100,000 150,000 Expert opinion [R280]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1993 2003 INC [R620]
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1993 2003 INC Poor [R620]
CSR 4 1993 2003 INC Poor [R620]
CSR 5 1993 2003 INC Poor [R620]
CSR 6 1993 2003 INC Poor [R620]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 2006 1300
WPE 3 2002 1300
WPE 5 2012 1200
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1

References

  • R280 - Hafner, H. 2000. Herons in The Mediterranean. Pp 32-54 in: Heron Conservation (James.A. Kushlan and Heinz Hafner, Eds.). Academic Press, London.
  • R620 - Th?venot, M., Vernon, R. and Bergier, P. 2003. The Birds of Morocco: an annotated Checklist. BOU Checklist No. 20, Tring.
  • R1548 - Wetlands International (2017) Flyway trend analyses based on data from the African-Eurasian Waterbird Census from the period of 1967-2015. Ede, The Netherlands: Wetlands International. Temporary URL: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/r76f4eyuhzu65co/AADzzQkhySsUDsmwFJUcHs91a?dl=0

Notes

  • T6822 - Stable long-term trend.



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