Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Scolopacidae
Scientific name Tringa stagnatilis Common name Marsh Sandpiper
Population name E, SE Asia, Oceania (non-bre)
Breeding range Siberia to NE China Non-breeding range China, Taiwan, Indochina, Indonesia, Philippines, Australia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia Oceania
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 90,000 90,000 [R689]
WPE 2 0 0 90,000 90,000 [R689]
WPE 3 0 0 90,000 90,000 [R35]
WPE 4 0 0 100,000 1,000,000 [R36]
WPE 5 2007 2007 100,000 1,000,000 Best guess [S6659] [R36]

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 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 900
WPE 2 1997 900
WPE 3 2002 900
WPE 4 2006 10000
WPE 5 2012 10000

References

  • R689 - Watkins, D. 1993. A National Plan for Shorebird Conservation in Australia. Report to World Wide Fund for Nature. Prepared by the Australasian Wader Studies Group.
  • R35 - Bamford, M.J., Watkins, D.G., Bancroft, W. Tischler, G and Wahl, J. (2008). Migratory Shorebirds of the East Asian-Australasian Flyway; Population Estimates and Important Sites. Wetlands International - Oceania.
  • R36 - Bamford, M.J., Watkins, D.G., Bancroft, W. Tischler, G and Wahl, J. (in prep, 2006). Migratory Shorebirds of the East Asian-Australasian Flyway; Population Estimates and Important Sites. Wetlands International - Oceania.

Notes

  • S6659 - Estimate retained from WPE4; not re-assessed due to limited new information. One of the few common migratory shorebirds of the flyway without a numerical estimate. Ongoing comprehensive analysis by University of Queensland is anticipated to shortly provide a reassessment.



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