Population information

Order name Pelicaniformes
Family name Pelecanidae
Scientific name Pelecanus crispus Common name Dalmatian Pelican
Population name Black Sea & Mediterranean (win)
Breeding range SE Europe Non-breeding range Black Sea, Mediterranean
Red List Category Vulnerable
Ramsar regions Africa Europe
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
CAF Action Plan
EUBD
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1994 1994 2,000 3,000 [R70]
WPE 4 0 0 4,350 4,800 [S4477] [R160]
WPE 2 1994 1994 2,000 3,000 [R70]
WPE 3 0 0 2,300 3,200 [R160]
WPE 5 2011 2011 6,600 6,800 Census based [S6511] [R1298]
CSR 4 2000 2000 4,350 4,800 Expert opinion [R160]
CSR 5 2000 2000 4,350 4,800 Expert opinion [R160]
CSR 6 1990 2012 8,800 10,700 Expert opinion [S8509] [R1362] [R1361]
CSR 7 1990 2012 8,500 9,150 Expert opinion [S9085] [R1548] [R1554]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1982 1992 INC [R665]
WPE 4 1985 2005 INC [R668]
WPE 2 1986 1996 INC [R667]
WPE 3 1990 2000 STA [R160]
WPE 5 1996 2006 INC Good [T5798] [R1298]
CSR 4 1985 2005 INC Poor
CSR 5 1996 2006 INC Good [T2862] [R888]
CSR 6 2000 2012 INC Reasonable [T6506] [R1361] [R1362]
CSR 7 2000 2012 INC Reasonable [R1549] [R1554]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 25
WPE 4 2006 45
WPE 2 1997 25
WPE 3 2002 30
WPE 5 2012 65
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1
CSR 6 0 -1
CSR 7 2018 90

References

  • R70 - BirdLife International/European Birds Census Council, European Birds Database. Accessed March 1994.
  • R665 - Unpublished information provided by IWRB Specialist Research Groups
  • R160 - Crivelli, A.J. Catsadorakis, G. Hatzilacou, D., Hulea, D., Malakou, M., Marinov, M., Michev, T., Nazirides, T., Peja, N., Sarigul, G. and Siki, M. 2000. Status and population development of Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus and Dalmatian Pelican P. crispus breeding in the palearctic. Pp 38-46 In: Yesou, P. and Sultana, J. (eds.) Proceedings of the 5th Medmarvis Symposium, Gozo, Malta. Environment Protection Department, Malta
  • R668 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2006.
  • R667 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 1997.
  • R1298 - Catsadorakis, G. In litt. 2012.
  • R888 - Wetlands International, 2012. Results of trend analysis undertaken for CSR5 2012, presented in Annex 4. http://www.unep-aewa.org/meetings/en/mop/mop5_docs/pdf/mop5_14_csr5.pdf
  • R1362 - European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity (in prep) Population and trend data provided by the EU Member States in the frame of their reporting under Article 12 of the EU Birds Directive. Online fact sheets. European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity, Paris. URL: http://bd.eionet.europa.eu/activities/Reporting/Article_12/Reports_2013/Member_State_Deliveries. Accessed on 31 July 2014.
  • R1361 - BirdLife International, BTO, EBCC, CSO, IUCN, RSPB, SOVON, Wetlands International (in prep) Population and trend data provided to the European Red List of Birds Project funded by the European Commission. Digital dataset. BirdLife International, Cambridge, UK. Accessed on 31 July 2014.
  • 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. URL: http://iwc.wetlands.org/index.php/aewatrends
  • R1554 - Catsadorakis, G. and D. Portolou (compilers) (2017) Status Report for the Dalmatian Pelican (Pelecanus crispus). Report of Action A6 under the framework of Project LIFE EuroSAP (LIFE14 PRE/UK/002). Hellenic Ornithological Society and Society for the Protection of Prespa (unpublished report). URL: http://www.trackingactionplans.org/SAPTT/downloadDocuments/openDocument?idDocument=30
  • R1549 - BirdLife International 2015. European Red List of Birds. Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities. http://datazone.birdlife.org/info/euroredlist

Notes

  • S4477 - 162 estimates summed from appropriate countries give 769-1,071 breeding pairs (2,307-3,213 individuals). 676 2004: 1,450-1,600 pairs (4,350-4,800 individuals).
  • S6511 - Catsarodakis, G. In litt. 2012. Estimated 2,196-2,256 pairs.
  • T5798 - Wetlands International 2012. Trend 1987-2006: + 6.9% p.a. ? Increase.
  • T2862 - 898. Trend 1987-2006: + 6.9% p.a. – Increase.
  • S8509 - 2,918-3,595 pairs in BG, GR, RO, RU, TR and UA (European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity, in prep., BirdLife International et al., in prep.). Further 26-40 pairs from AL, RS&ME, and UA (BirdLife International, 2004).
  • T6506 - Overall increase (2000-2012: 1.0639-1.0943, 1980-2012: 1.0171-1.0252). Increasing in BG, GR, RU and TR, fluctuating in RO and UA (European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity, in prep., BirdLife International et al., in prep.).
  • S9085 - 1,958-2,381 pairs reported from AL, BG, GE, GR, ME, RO, TR, UA (BirdLife International 2015). Catsadorakis & Portolou (2017) reported 2,821-3,048 pairs for the same countries based on questionnaire survey to experts and this is used as being the latest estimate. (RU is now entirely allocated to the SW Asian population).



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