Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Charadriidae
Scientific name Charadrius tricollaris Common name African Three-banded Plover
Population name Southern & Eastern Africa
Breeding range Ethiopia to Tanzania and Gabon, S to South Africa Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 2001 2001 70,000 130,000 [R190]
WPE 4 2001 2001 70,000 130,000 [R190]
WPE 5 2001 2001 70,000 130,000 Expert opinion [R190]
CSR 4 2001 2001 70,000 130,000 Expert opinion [R190]
CSR 5 2001 2001 70,000 130,000 Expert opinion [R190]
CSR 6 2001 2001 70,000 130,000 Expert opinion [R190]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2008 2008 INC? No idea [T4410] [R860]
CSR 4 1996 1996 INC Poor
CSR 5 2008 2008 INC? Poor [T1186] [R860]
CSR 6 2003 2012 Unknown Poor [T6679] [R860]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 1000
WPE 4 2006 1000
WPE 5 2012 950
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1

References

  • R190 - Dodman, T. 2002. Waterbird Population Estimates in Africa. Unpublished report to Wetlands International.
  • R860 - Delany, S., Scott, D., Dodman, T. and Stroud, D. 2009. An Atlas of Wader Populations in Africa and Western Eurasia. Wetlands International, Wageningen, The Netherlands.
  • R1548 - Wetlands International (2017) Flyway trend analyses based on data from the African-Eurasian Waterbird Census from the period of 1967-2015. Ede, The Netherlands: Wetlands International. Temporary URL: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/r76f4eyuhzu65co/AADzzQkhySsUDsmwFJUcHs91a?dl=0

Notes

  • T4410 - 870. Increasing in South Africa.
  • T1186 - 870. Increasing in South Africa.
  • T6679 - Increased in Southern Africa as result of exploitation of man-made wetlands (Delany et al., 2009). However current trends there and trends elsewhere unknown.



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