Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Chloephaga hybrida Common name Kelp Goose
Population name malvinarum
Breeding range Falkland Islands (Malvinas) Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Neotropics
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 100,000 100,000 [R605]
WPE 2 0 0 100,000 100,000 [R605]
WPE 3 0 0 30,000 54,000 [R709]
WPE 4 0 0 30,000 54,000 [R709]
WPE 5 0 0 30,000 54,000 [R709]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1971 1981 STA [R605]
WPE 2 1971 1981 STA [R605]
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 0 0 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 1000
WPE 2 1997 1000
WPE 3 2002 420
WPE 4 2006 420
WPE 5 2012 400

References

  • R605 - Standring, K. 1982: Application of the Ramsar Convention to the Falkland Islands. RSPB Report, Sandy, UK.
  • R709 - Woods, R. and Woods, A. 1997. Atlas of the Breeding Birds of the Falkland Islands. Anthony Nelson, Oswestry, England

Notes




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