Population information

Order name Gaviiformes
Family name Gaviidae
Scientific name Gavia arctica Common name Arctic Loon
Population name arctica, Central Siberia/Caspian
Breeding range W Siberia - E Central Asia Non-breeding range Caspian
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
CAF Action Plan
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 4 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 0 0 -1 -1 No estimate
CSR 4 0 0 -1 -1 No estimate
CSR 5 0 0 -1 -1 No estimate
CSR 6 1999 2000 100 1,000 Best guess [S8518] [R913]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 0 0 Unknown No idea
CSR 4 0 0 Unknown
CSR 5 0 0 Unknown
CSR 6 2000 2010 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 0 -1
WPE 4 0 -1
WPE 5 0 -1
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1
CSR 6 0 -1

References

  • R913 - Solokha, A. 2006. Results from the international waterbird census in Central Asia and the Caucasus 2003-2005. Wetlands International Russia, Moscow

Notes

  • S8518 - Usually less than 30 observed annually. However, Solokha (2006) reports 337 individuals from the Caspian region of which 328 from Turkmenistan. 129 and 116 individuals also from IWC counts in January 1999 and 2000.



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