Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Anas platyrhynchos Common name Mallard
Population name platyrhynchos, South Asia (non-bre)
Breeding range Central Asia Non-breeding range S Asia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
CAF Action Plan
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1987 1991 75,000 75,000 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 75,000 75,000 [R519]
WPE 3 1987 1991 75,000 75,000 [R519]
WPE 4 1987 1991 75,000 75,000 [R519]
WPE 5 1987 1991 75,000 75,000 [R519]

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 DEC Reasonable [T6003] [R1261] [R1260] [R1259]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 750
WPE 2 1997 750
WPE 3 2002 750
WPE 4 2006 750
WPE 5 2012 750

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.
  • R1261 - NIBR. 2010. Survey and Resource Management of Wildlife. 2010. Report by National Institute of Biological Resources (Ministry of Environment). In Korean. 97pp. Downloaded June 2011: http://webbook.me.go.kr/DLiFile/pdf/2011/06/5503747.pdf
  • R1260 - MOE (Ministry of Environment). 1999-2009. Annual Reports of the Winter Bird Census (in Korean).
  • R1259 - Li Z-W. D, Bloem, A., Delany, S., Martakis, G. and Quintero, J. 2009. Status of Waterbirds in Asia: Results of the Asian Waterbird Census 1987-2007. Wetlands International, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Notes

  • T6003 - TRIM analysis by Li et al (2009) of waterbird counts recorded by the Asian Waterbird Census between 1987 and 2007 identified a steep decline of Mallard throughout East Asia. Basic analysis of data from two government datasets in the Republic of Korea (M



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