Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Anser canagicus Common name Emperor Goose
Population name N Pacific
Breeding range Alaska, NE Siberia Non-breeding range Aleutian Is, Gulf of Alaska & Kamchatka
Red List Category Near Threatened
Ramsar regions Asia North America
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 0 0 165,000 165,000 [R214]
WPE 2 0 0 165,000 165,000 [R214]
WPE 3 0 0 84,500 84,500 [R651]
WPE 4 0 0 84,500 84,500 [R651]
WPE 5 2011 2011 74,200 74,200 Expert opinion [R1180]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1972 1992 STA [R214]
WPE 2 1972 1992 STA [R214]
WPE 3 1992 2001 STA [R651]
WPE 4 1992 2001 STA [R651]
WPE 5 2002 2011 INC [R1180]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 1700
WPE 2 1997 1700
WPE 3 2002 850
WPE 4 2006 850
WPE 5 2012 740

References

  • R214 - Ellis-Joseph, S., Hewston, N. and Green, A. (compilers). 1992. Global Waterfowl Conservation Assessment and Management Plan: First Review Draft. Report by the IUCN Captive Breeding Specialist Group and The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust. 1992. 77 pp.
  • R651 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2001. Waterfowl Population Status, 2001. US Department of the Interior,Washington, D.C. 50pp.
  • R1180 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2011d. Waterfowl population status, 2011. U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C. USA.
  • R1534 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2014. Waterfowl population status, 2014. U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C. USA.

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