Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Scolopacidae
Scientific name Calidris melanotos Common name Pectoral Sandpiper
Population name C & E Siberia, N North America (bre)
Breeding range C & E Siberia, W & N Alaska, NC Canada, W Hudson Bay Non-breeding range S Bolivia, Paraguay, Argentina, Chile
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia Neotropics North America
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Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
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Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R471]
WPE 3 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R472]
WPE 4 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R472]
WPE 1 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R469]
WPE 5 2012 2012 1,220,000 1,930,000 Census based [R1007]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1983 1993 STA [R471]
WPE 3 1983 1993 STA [R471]
WPE 4 1983 1993 STA [R471]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2003 2012 DEC Good [R1007]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 1000
WPE 4 2006 1000
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 15300

References

  • R471 - Morrison, R.I.G., Bourget, A., Butler, R., Dickson, H.L., Gratto-Trevor, C., Hicklin, P., Hyslop, C. and Ross, R.K. 1994. A preliminary assessment of the status of shorebird populations in Canada. Can. Wildl. Serv. Progress Notes No. 28. March 1994. 19pp.
  • R472 - Morrison, R.I.G., Gill, Jr., R.E., Harrington, B.A. Skagen, S., Page, G.W., Gratto-Trevor, C.L. and Haig, S.M. (2001) Estimates of shorebird populations in North America. Occasional Paper No. 104, Canadian Wildlife Service, Ottawa, Ontario. 64pp.
  • R469 - Morrison, R.G. et al. 1994. In: Hyslop, C. and Kennedy, J.A. (eds.). Bird Trends No. 3. Canadian Wildlife Service publication.
  • R1007 - Andres, B.A., Smith, P.A., Gratto-Trevor, C.L. & Morrison, R.I.G. 2012. Population estimates of North American shorebirds. In prep. [Temporary reference; final title to be confirmed.]

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