Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Haematopodidae
Scientific name Haematopus fuliginosus Common name Sooty Oystercatcher
Population name opthalmicus
Breeding range N Australia: Coasts & islands CW Western Australia to SE Queensland Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Oceania
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1999 1999 7,500 7,500 [R249]
WPE 4 1999 1999 7,500 7,500 [R249]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 1999 1999 7,500 7,500 [R249]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1983 1993 STA [R249]
WPE 4 1983 1993 STA [R249]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1983 1993 STA [R249]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 75
WPE 4 2006 75
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 75

References

  • R249 - Garnett, S.T. and Crowley, G.M. 2000. The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2000. Environment Australia, Canberra.

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Citation: Wetlands International (). "Waterbird Population Estimates" . Retrieved from wpe.wetlands.org on