Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Scolopacidae
Scientific name Calidris falcinellus Common name Broad-billed Sandpiper
Population name falcinellus, Northern Europe/SW Asia & Africa
Breeding range Scandinavia, NW Russia (& possibly W Siberia) Non-breeding range Coasts of Arabian Peninsula, E & S Africa, W & S India, Sri Lanka
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa Asia Europe
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
CAF Action Plan
EUBD
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1990 2000 61,000 64,000 [R611]
WPE 1 1987 1991 10,000 100,000 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 35,000 125,000 [R519]
WPE 3 1990 2000 61,000 64,000 [R611]
WPE 5 1999 1999 61,000 64,000 Expert opinion [R611]
CSR 4 1999 1999 61,000 64,000 Expert opinion [R611]
CSR 5 1999 1999 61,000 64,000 Expert opinion [R611]
CSR 6 1995 2013 89,000 132,000 Expert opinion [S8354] [R1362] [R1361]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1990 2000 DEC [R63]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1990 2000 DEC Poor [R63]
CSR 4 1990 2000 DEC Poor [R63]
CSR 5 1990 2000 DEC Poor [R63]
CSR 6 2000 2012 Unknown No idea [T6354] [R1362] [R1361]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 2006 630
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 1997 250
WPE 3 2002 630
WPE 5 2012 620
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1
CSR 6 0 -1

References

  • R611 - Stroud, D.A., Davidson, N.C., West, R., Scott, D.A., Haanstra, L., Thorup, O., Ganter, B. and Delany, S. (compilers) on behalf of the International Wader Study Group 2002. Status of migratory wader populations in Africa and Western Eurasia in the 1990s.
  • R63 - BirdLife International (2004)b. Birds in Europe, population estimates, trends and conservation status. Cambridge, UK: BirdLife International. (BirdLife Conservation Series No. 12).
  • 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.
  • R1362 - European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity (in prep) Population and trend data provided by the EU Member States in the frame of their reporting under Article 12 of the EU Birds Directive. Online fact sheets. European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity, Paris. URL: http://bd.eionet.europa.eu/activities/Reporting/Article_12/Reports_2013/Member_State_Deliveries. Accessed on 31 July 2014.
  • R1361 - BirdLife International, BTO, EBCC, CSO, IUCN, RSPB, SOVON, Wetlands International (in prep) Population and trend data provided to the European Red List of Birds Project funded by the European Commission. Digital dataset. BirdLife International, Cambridge, UK. Accessed on 31 July 2014.

Notes

  • S8354 - 29,650-44,050 pairs, i.e. 89,000-132,000 individuals (European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity, in prep., BirdLife International et al., in prep.).
  • T6354 - Unknown in FI, NO, RU, stable in SE (European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity, in prep., BirdLife International et al., in prep.). Decline in the long-term (1980-2000: 0.9842-0.9913) but only in FI.



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