Population information

Order name Ciconiiformes
Family name Ciconiidae
Scientific name Ciconia nigra Common name Black Stork
Population name South-west Europe/West Africa
Breeding range Iberia, Italy, France, Belgium, Luxembourg Non-breeding range Spain, W Africa
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa Europe
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
EUBD
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 2006 2006 1,300 1,370 [S4566] [R668]
WPE 3 2002 2002 1,300 1,370 [R604]
WPE 1 0 0 1,000 1,000 [R179]
WPE 2 0 0 1,000 1,000 [R179]
WPE 5 1995 2005 1,300 1,370 Expert opinion [R668]
CSR 4 1995 2005 1,300 1,370 Expert opinion [R668]
CSR 5 1995 2005 1,300 1,370 Expert opinion [R668]
CSR 6 1998 2012 3,590 3,830 Expert opinion [S8510] [R1362]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1985 2005 INC [R668]
WPE 3 1991 2001 INC [R604]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1995 2005 INC Poor [R668]
CSR 4 1995 2005 INC Poor [R668]
CSR 5 1995 2005 INC Poor [R668]
CSR 6 2000 2012 INC Reasonable [T6507] [R1362]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 2006 15
WPE 3 2002 15
WPE 1 1994 10
WPE 2 1997 10
WPE 5 2012 15
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1
CSR 6 0 -1

References

  • R668 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2006.
  • R604 - Specialist]] Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2002.
  • R179 - del Hoyo, J., Elliott A. and Sargatal, J. (eds). 1992. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 1: Ostrich to Ducks. Lynx Editions, Barcelona.
  • 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.
  • 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

  • S4566 - 676 estimates 434-457 breeding pairs (1,302-1,371 individuals).
  • S8510 - The total of nations population estimates is 1,197-1,277 pairs assuming that 30% of Czech, 50% of German and 10% Polish birds follow the western migration route (European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity, in prep.).
  • T6507 - Overall large increase both during 2000-2012: 2.08-2.70% p.a. and 1980-2012: 1.64-1.88% p.a. (European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity, in prep.).
  • S8858 - The total of nations population estimates is 1,197-1,277 pairs assuming that 30% of Czech, 50% of German and 10% Polish birds follow the western migration route.



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