Population information

Order name Gaviiformes
Family name Gaviidae
Scientific name Gavia adamsii Common name Yellow-billed Loon
Population name Northern Europe (win)
Breeding range Arctic Siberia Non-breeding range Coastal NE Atlantic, NW Pacific
Red List Category Near Threatened
Ramsar regions Asia 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 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 2002 2002 1 10,000 [R604]
WPE 4 2006 2006 1 10,000 [S4798] [R668]
WPE 5 2000 2005 1 10,000 Best guess [R668]
CSR 4 2000 2005 1 10,000 Best guess [R668]
CSR 5 2000 2005 1 10,000 Best guess [R668]
CSR 6 2000 2005 1 10,000 Best guess [R668]

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 1990 2000 STA No idea [R66]
CSR 4 1990 2000 STA No idea [R66]
CSR 5 1990 2000 STA No idea [R66]
CSR 6 1990 2000 STA No idea [R66]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 100
WPE 4 2006 100
WPE 5 2012 100
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1
CSR 6 0 -1

References

  • R604 - Specialist]] Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2002.
  • R668 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2006.
  • R66 - BirdLife International Website 2002
  • 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

  • S4798 - 64: Does not breed in Europe. European wintering population >500 individuals, mainly in Norway. 206 suggests a Russian breeding population of 5,000.



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