Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Glareolidae
Scientific name Pluvianus aegyptius Common name Egyptian Plover
Population name Eastern Africa
Breeding range Eastern Africa Ethiopia S to Uganda 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 3 2001 2001 1 25,000 [R190]
WPE 4 2001 2001 1 25,000 [R190]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2001 2001 1 25,000 Best guess [R860]
CSR 4 2001 2001 1 25,000 Best guess [R190]
CSR 5 2001 2001 1 25,000 Best guess [R190]
CSR 6 2001 2001 1,000 15,000 Best guess [S8628] [R1371]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1991 2001 DEC [R190]
WPE 4 1991 2001 DEC [R190]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2001 2001 DEC Poor [R824]
CSR 4 2001 2001 DEC Poor [R190]
CSR 5 2001 2001 DEC Poor [R190]
CSR 6 2003 2012 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 250
WPE 4 2006 250
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 250
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 Unpublished report to Wetlands International.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.
  • R824 - Delany, S., Scott, D., Dodman, T. and Stroud, D. in press An Atlas of Wader Populations in Africa and Western Eurasia. Wetlands International, Wageningen, The Netherlands.
  • R1371 - Dodman, T. 2014. Status, Estimates and Trends of Waterbird Populations in Africa: AEWA-listed African populations. Wetlands International. (CSR6 African populations) URL: https://www.wetlands.org/publications/1304/

Notes

  • S8628 - Very low numbers recorded in recent IWC surveys in Sudan, despite reasonable coverage.



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