Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Spatula querquedula Common name Garganey
Population name E & SE Asia (non-bre)
Breeding range Central & E Siberia, NE China Non-breeding range E & SE Asia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 0 0 100,000 200,000 [S5384] [R407]
WPE 1 1987 1991 100,000 1,000,000 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 100,000 1,000,000 [R519]
WPE 3 1987 1991 100,000 1,000,000 [R519]
WPE 5 0 0 100,000 200,000 [S8066] [R407]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1994 2004 DEC [R407]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1994 2004 DEC [R407]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 2006 1500
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 10000
WPE 5 2012 1400

References

  • R407 - Li, David, and Asian Waterbird Census network in litt. 2005.
  • 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.

Notes

  • S5384 - 413: recent AWC counts in SE Asia lower than in early 1990s. Total highest count about 22,000 birds compared to some 90,000 birds in early 1990s.
  • S8066 - Li et al. In litt. 2005.: recent AWC counts in SE Asia lower than in early 1990s. Total highest count about 22,000 birds compared to some 90,000 birds in early 1990s. Long known to occur in small numbers in N Australia (M7); greater surveillance is confirming regular occurrence with highest site count 120 birds, near Darwin (Mar-Apr 1991: (Chatto, 2006).



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