Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Rallidae
Scientific name Coturnicops noveboracensis Common name Yellow Rail
Population name noveboracensis
Breeding range SC & SE Canada to NE USA, NW USA Non-breeding range SE & S USA
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions North America
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 2000 2000 10,000 25,000 [R687]
WPE 4 2000 2000 10,000 25,000 [R687]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2000 2008 10,000 25,000 Expert opinion [R1275]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1991 2001 STA [R687]
WPE 4 1991 2001 STA [R687]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2000 2008 DEC? No idea [R1275]

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

References

  • R687 - Waterbird Conservation for the Americas. 2001. Continental Marshbird Conservation Planning Workshop, August 2001, Denver, Colorado.
  • R1275 - COSEWIC. 2009b. COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Yellow Rail Coturnicops noveboracensis in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vii + 32 pp.

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