Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Charadriidae
Scientific name Charadrius placidus Common name Long-billed Plover
Population name E, SE & S Asia
Breeding range Russian Far East, EC to NC China, Korea, Japan Non-breeding range E Nepal, NE India, Bhutan, N Indochina, S China, Taiwan, S Korea, Japan
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
CAF Action Plan
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 10,000 25,000 [R714]
WPE 2 0 0 10,000 25,000 [R714]
WPE 3 0 0 1 10,000 [R689]
WPE 4 0 0 1 25,000 [S1629] [R460]
WPE 5 0 0 1 25,000 Best guess [S6909] [R460]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 2 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 3 1985 1995 DEC [R178]
WPE 4 1985 1995 DEC [R178]
WPE 5 1985 1995 DEC [R178]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 100
WPE 4 2006 250
WPE 5 2012 250

References

  • R714 - Yanagisawa, N., Fujimaki, Y. and Higuchi, H. (pers. comm.). 1993. Japanese data on waterbird population sizes, summarised for IWRB.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • R178 - del Hoyo, J., Elliot, A. and Sargatal, J. (eds). 1996. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 3: Hoatzin to Auks. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
  • R460 - Moores, Nial in litt. 2005.

Notes

  • S1629 - 37 estimates probably below 10,000.
  • S6909 - 37 estimates probably below 10,000.



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