Population information

Order name Ciconiiformes
Family name Ciconiidae
Scientific name Ciconia ciconia Common name White Stork
Population name asiatica
Breeding range Central Asian Republics Non-breeding range S Asia, Central Asia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
CAF Action Plan
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Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1987 1991 3,000 3,000 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 3,000 3,000 [R519]
WPE 3 0 0 4,350 4,350 [R588]
WPE 4 0 0 4,350 4,350 [R588]
WPE 5 2004 2005 2,230 2,500 Expert opinion [R1235]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1977 1991 INC [R519]
WPE 2 1977 1991 INC [R519]
WPE 3 1986 1996 INC [R588]
WPE 4 1986 1996 INC [R588]
WPE 5 1986 1996 INC [R1235]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 30
WPE 2 1997 30
WPE 3 2002 45
WPE 4 2006 45
WPE 5 2012 25

References

  • R519 - Perennou, C.P., Mundkur, T. and Scott, D.A. 1994. The Asian Waterfowl Census 1987-1991: distribution and status of Asian waterfowl. IWRB Spec. Publ. No. 24; AWB Spec. Publ. No. 86. Slimbridge, UK and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • R588 - Shernazarov, E. 1999. Distribution and Numbers of Ciconia c. asiatica in Central Asia. In: Schulz, H. (eds) (1999) : Weissstorch im Aufwind? ? White Storks on the up? Proc. Int. Symp. on the White Stork, Hamburg 1996 ? NABU
  • R1235 - Thomsen, K.M. 2006. Report for the 6th International White Stork Census: Preliminary results of the VI. International White Stork Census 2004/05 http://bergenhusen.nabu.de/zensus/zensus2006/worldpopulation.pdf

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