Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Burhinidae
Scientific name Burhinus oedicnemus Common name Eurasian Thick-knee
Population name oedicnemus, W Europe (bre)
Breeding range Europe W of Adriatic N to Denmark Non-breeding range Iberia, N Africa, Sahel
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa Europe
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EUBD
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1990 2000 100,000 180,000 [R611]
WPE 4 2006 2006 110,000 170,000 [R624]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2006 2006 110,000 170,000 [R624]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1984 1997 DEC [R611]
WPE 4 1984 1997 DEC [R611]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1984 1997 DEC [R611]

Population 1% level

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

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.
  • R624 - Thorup, O. (comp) 2006. Breeding Waders in Europe 2000. International Wader Studies 14. International Wader Study Group, UK.

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