Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Chloephaga rubidiceps Common name Ruddy-headed Goose
Population name Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
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 40,000 40,000 [R310]
WPE 2 0 0 40,000 40,000 [R310]
WPE 3 0 0 42,000 81,000 [R709]
WPE 4 0 0 42,000 81,000 [R709]
WPE 5 0 0 42,000 81,000 [R709]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1975 1992 STA [R310]
WPE 2 1975 1992 STA [R310]
WPE 3 1975 1992 STA [R310]
WPE 4 1975 1992 STA [R310]
WPE 5 1975 1992 STA [R310]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 400
WPE 2 1997 400
WPE 3 2002 620
WPE 4 2006 620
WPE 5 2012 580

References

  • R310 - Hepburn, I., Oldfield S. and Thompson, K. 1992. UK Dependant Territories Ramsar Study: Stage 1. Unpublished IWRB Report to the UK Department of Environment.
  • 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