Population information

Order name Ciconiiformes
Family name Ardeidae
Scientific name Butorides striata Common name Green-backed Heron
Population name virescens, Central & E North America
Breeding range Central & E North America Non-breeding range S USA, to Panama, Caribbean, Ecuador, Suriname
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Neotropics North America
Notes Butorides striata (del Hoyo and Collar 2014) was previously split as B. striata and B. virescens

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 4 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 0 0 -1 -1

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1966 1996 DEC [R565]
WPE 3 1966 2000 DEC [R563]
WPE 4 1966 2000 DEC [R563]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1966 2000 DEC [R563]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 0 -1
WPE 4 0 -1
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 5 0 -1

References

  • R565 - Sauer, J.R., Schwartz, S., Peterjohn, B.G. and Hines, J.E. 1996. The North American Breeding Bird Survey Home Page. Version 94.3 Natl. Biol. Serv., Patuxtent Wildlife Research Center, Laurel MD. URL: http://www.mbr.nbs.gov/bbs/bbs.html.
  • R563 - Sauer, J. R., J. E. Hines, and J. Fallon. 2001. The North American Breeding Bird Survey, Results and Analysis 1966 - 2000. Version 2001.2, USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Laurel, MD.

Notes




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