Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Scolopacidae
Scientific name Gallinago nemoricola Common name Wood Snipe
Population name S & SE Asia
Breeding range Himalayas NW India, S & E Tibet, Nepal, Bhutan Non-breeding range India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, N Laos, N Vietnam, N Thailand, S India
Red List Category Vulnerable
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
CAF Action Plan
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Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1993 1993 1 10,000 [R138]
WPE 1 1993 1993 1 10,000 [R555]
WPE 3 1999 1999 2,500 10,000 [R68]
WPE 4 2005 2005 2,500 10,000 [R64]
WPE 5 2005 2005 2,500 10,000 [R64]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1970 1990 DEC [R138]
WPE 1 1983 1993 DEC [R555]
WPE 3 1990 2000 DEC [R68]
WPE 4 1995 2005 DEC [R64]
WPE 5 1995 2005 DEC [R64]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 60
WPE 4 2006 60
WPE 5 2012 50

References

  • R138 - Collar, N.J., Crosby, M.J. and Stattersfield, A.J. 1994. Birds to Watch 2. The World List of Threatened Birds. BirdLife Conservation series No. 4. BirdLife International, Cambridge, UK. 407 pp.
  • R555 - Rose, P.M. and Scott, D.A. 1994. Waterfowl Population Estimates. IWRB Publication 29. Slimbridge, UK.
  • R68 - BirdLife International. (2000). Threatened Birds of the World. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife international
  • R64 - BirdLife International. 2005. Threatened birds of the world 2005. Species factsheets available at?www.birdlife.org

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