Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Phoenicopteriformes > Family: Phoenicopteridae > Genus: Phoenicopterus > Species: Phoenicopterus roseus

Greater Flamingo - Phoenicopterus roseus Pallas, 1811

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by EU Birds Directive and 7 other international agreements
Breeding habitats
  • rivers and lakes
Wintering habitats
  • marine inlets and transitional waters
Natura 2000 species code A663

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
DE3807401 Germany Vogelschutzgebiet 'Moore und Heiden des westlichen Münsterlandes' Map
DE3906301 Germany Zwillbrocker Venn u. Ellewicker Feld Map
ES0000017 Spain Cuenca de Gallocanta Map
ES0000019 Spain Aiguamolls de l'Alt Empordà Map
ES0000020 Spain Delta de l'Ebre Map
ES0000023 Spain L'Albufera Map
ES0000024 Spain Doñana Map
ES0000025 Spain Marismas del Odiel Map
ES0000026 Spain Complejo endorreico de Espera Map
ES0000027 Spain Laguna de Medina Map
ES0000029 Spain Complejo endorreico del Puerto de Sta. María Map
ES0000033 Spain Laguna de Fuente de Piedra Map
ES0000034 Spain Lagunas del Sur de Cordoba Map
ES0000046 Spain Cabo de Gata-Níjar Map
ES0000048 Spain Punta Entinas-Sabinar Map
ES0000058 Spain el Fondo d'Elx-Crevillent Map
ES0000059 Spain Llacunes de la Mata i Torrevieja Map
ES0000084 Spain Ses Salines d'Eivissa i Formentera Map
ES0000091 Spain ZEPA Humedales de La Mancha Map
ES0000120 Spain Salinas de Santa Pola Map
ES0000140 Spain Bahía de Cádiz Map
ES0000146 Spain Delta del Llobregat Map
ES0000175 Spain Salinas y Arenales de San Pedro del Pinatar Map
ES0000195 Spain Humedal del Ajauque y Rambla Salada Map
ES0000211 Spain Desembocadura del riu Millars Map
ES0000234 Spain S'Albufera des Grau Map
ES0000260 Spain Mar Menor Map
ES0000272 Spain Brazo del Este Map
ES0000275 Spain Complejo endorreico Lebrija-Las Cabezas Map
ES0000294 Spain Laguna de Sariñena y Balsa de La Estación Map
ES0000327 Spain Embalse de los Canchales Map
ES0000330 Spain Embalse de Valuengo Map
ES0000393 Spain Azud de Badajoz Map
ES0000398 Spain Llanos y Complejo Lagunar de la Albuera Map
ES0000400 Spain Arrozales de Palazuelo y Guadalperales Map
ES5120015 Spain Litoral del Baix Empordà Map
ES6110001 Spain Albufera de Adra Map
ES6120002 Spain Cola del Embalse de Bornos Map
ES6120003 Spain Estuario del Río Guadiaro Map
ES6150005 Spain Marismas de Isla Cristina Map
ES6150006 Spain Marismas del Río Piedras y Flecha del Rompido Map
ES6170001 Spain Laguna de La Ratosa Map
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ES6180001 Spain Complejo endorreico de Utrera Map
ES6180002 Spain Complejo endorreico La Lantejuela Map
ES6180003 Spain Laguna del Gosque Map
FR9110034 France Étang du Bagnas Map
FR9110042 France Étangs palavasiens et étang de l'Estagnol Map
FR9110108 France Basse plaine de l'Aude Map
FR9310019 France Camargue Map
FR9312001 France Marais entre Crau et Grand Rhône Map
FR9312005 France Salines de l'Étang de Berre Map
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FR9410098 France Urbino Map
FR9410101 France Étang de Biguglia Map
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GR1220005 Greece LIMNOTHALASSA ANGELOCHORIOU Map
GR1220009 Greece LIMNES KORONEIAS - VOLVIS, STENA RENTINAS KAI EVRYTERI PERIOCHI Map
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GR1260002 Greece EKVOLES POTAMOU STRYMONA Map
GR1260008 Greece TECHNITI LIMNI KERKINIS - OROS KROUSIA Map
GR2110004 Greece AMVRAKIKOS KOLPOS, LIMNOTHALASSA KATAFOURKO KAI KORAKONISIA Map
GR2120005 Greece YGROTOPOS EKVOLON KALAMA KAI NISOS PRASOUDI Map
GR2310015 Greece DELTA ACHELOOU, LIMNOTHALASSA MESOLONGIOU - AITOLIKOU KAI EKVOLES EVINOU, NISOI ECHINADES, NISOS PETALAS, DYTIKOS ARAKYNTHOS KAI STENA KLEISOURAS Map
GR2320001 Greece LIMNOTHALASSA KALOGRIAS, DASOS STROFYLIAS KAI ELOS LAMIAS, ARAXOS Map
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GR2330009 Greece LIMNOTHALASSA KOTYCHI - ALYKI LECHAINON Map
GR2420007 Greece MEGALO KAI MIKRO LIVARI - DELTA XERIA Map
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GR2550008 Greece LIMNOTHALASSA GIALOVAS KAI NISOS SFAKTIRIA Map
GR4110006 Greece LIMNOS: LIMNES CHORTAROLIMNI KAI ALYKI, KOLPOS MOUDROU, ELOS DIAPORI KAI CHERSONISOS FAKOS Map
GR4110007 Greece LESVOS: PARAKTIOI YGROTOPOI KOLPOU KALLONIS Map
GR4120007 Greece SAMOS: ALÕKÉ PSILIS AMMOU Map
GR4210027 Greece KOS: LIMNI PSALIDI - ALYKI Map
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IT3330005 Italy Foce dell'Isonzo - Isola della Cona Map
IT3330006 Italy Valle Cavanata e Banco Mula di Muggia Map
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IT51A0026 Italy Laguna di Orbetello Map
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IT5210070 Italy Lago Trasimeno Map
IT6010026 Italy Saline di Tarquinia Map
IT6030020 Italy Torre Flavia Map
IT6040015 Italy Parco Nazionale del Circeo Map
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IT9150014 Italy Le Cesine Map
IT9220144 Italy Lago S. Giuliano e Timmari Map
ITA010001 Italy Isole dello Stagnone di Marsala Map
ITA010006 Italy Paludi di Capo Feto e Margi Spanò Map
ITA010007 Italy Saline di Trapani Map
ITA010019 Italy Isola di Pantelleria: Montagna Grande e Monte Gibele Map
ITA010020 Italy Isola di Pantelleria - Area Costiera, Falesie e Bagno dell'Acqua Map
ITA010021 Italy Saline di Marsala Map
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ITB034001 Italy Stagno di S'Ena Arrubia Map
ITB034004 Italy Corru S'Ittiri, stagno di S. Giovanni e Marceddì Map
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ITB034008 Italy Stagno di Cabras Map
ITB044002 Italy Saline di Molentargius Map
ITB044003 Italy Stagno di Cagliari Map
MT0000015 Malta L-Inhawi tal-Ghadira Map
PTZPE0004 Portugal Ria de Aveiro Map
PTZPE0010 Portugal Estuário do Tejo Map
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PTZPE0013 Portugal Lagoa de Santo André Map
PTZPE0017 Portugal Ria Formosa Map
PTZPE0018 Portugal Sapais de Castro Marim Map
SI5000018 Slovenia Sečoveljske soline Map
IT8050010 Italy Fasce litoranee a destra e a sinistra del Fiume Sele Map
ITB040019 Italy Stagni di Colostrai e delle Saline Map
ITA010028 Italy Stagnone di Marsala e Saline di Trapani - area marina e terrestre Map
ES6200006 Spain Espacios Abiertos e Islas del Mar Menor Map
ES6160001 Spain Laguna Honda Map
ITB010003 Italy Stagno e ginepreto di Platamona Map
GR2110001 Greece AMVRAKIKOS KOLPOS, DELTA LOUROU KAI ARACHTHOU (PETRA, MYTIKAS, EVRYTERI PERIOCHI) Map
IT51A0006 Italy Padule di Scarlino Map
FR9112016 France Étang de Capestang Map
ITB043028 Italy Capo Carbonara e stagno di Notteri - Punta Molentis Map
BG0000270 Bulgaria Atanasovsko ezero Map
ITA080007 Italy Spiaggia Maganuco Map
IT9320095 Italy Foce Neto Map
ITA090029 Italy Pantani della Sicilia sud-orientale, Morghella, di Marzamemi, di Punta Pilieri e Vendicari Map
ITA040013 Italy Arcipelago delle Pelagie - area marina e terrestre Map
ITB030036 Italy Stagno di Cabras Map
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ITA050012 Italy Torre Manfria, Biviere e Piana di Gela Map
IT20B0501 Italy Viadana, Portiolo, San Benedetto Po e Ostiglia Map
ITB042216 Italy Capo di Pula Map
ITB042209 Italy A Nord di Sa Salina (Calasetta) Map
IT9340086 Italy Lago dell'Angitola Map
ITB011113 Italy Campo di Ozieri e Pianure Comprese tra Tula e Oschiri Map
IT1180028 Italy Fiume Po - tratto vercellese alessandrino Map
IT3250046 Italy Laguna di Venezia Map
PTCON0011 Portugal Estuário do Sado Map
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FR9112013 France Petite Camargue laguno-marine Map
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ITB013048 Italy Piana di Ozieri, Mores, Ardara, Tula e Oschiri Map
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IT9110037 Italy Laghi di Lesina e Varano Map
ITB010001 Italy Isola Asinara Map
ITB042223 Italy Stagno di Santa Caterina Map
IT9110005 Italy Zone umide della Capitanata Map
ITB040025 Italy Promontorio, dune e zona umida di Porto Pino Map
ITB020012 Italy Berchida e Bidderosa Map
ITB042226 Italy Stagno di Porto Botte Map
ES6120011 Spain Laguna de Los Tollos Map
ITB010011 Italy Stagno di San Teodoro Map
IT5210018 Italy Lago Trasimeno Map
FR9112005 France Complexe lagunaire de Salses-Leucate Map
IT8010029 Italy Fiume Garigliano Map
ITA070029 Italy Biviere di Lentini, tratto mediano e foce del Fiume Simeto e area antistante la foce Map
GR2440002 Greece KOILADA KAI EKVOLES SPERCHEIOU - MALIAKOS KOLPOS Map
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ITA030042 Italy Monti Peloritani, Dorsale Curcuraci, Antennamare e area marina dello stretto di Messina Map
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ES6130015 Spain Río Guadalquivir -Tramo Medio Map
ITA090005 Italy Pantano di Marzamemi Map
IT9320302 Italy Marchesato e Fiume Neto Map
ITB040020 Italy Isola dei Cavoli, Serpentara, Punta Molentis e Campulongu Map
GR4110001 Greece LIMNOS: CHORTAROLIMNI - LIMNI ALYKI KAI THALASSIA PERIOCHI Map
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FR9312025 France Basse Vallée du Var Map
GR3000003 Greece ETHNIKO PARKO SCHINIA - MARATHONA Map
ITB030038 Italy Stagno di Putzu Idu (Salina Manna e Pauli Marigosa) Map
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PTCON0009 Portugal Estuário do Tejo Map
ITB030032 Italy Stagno di Corru S'Ittiri Map
ITB010082 Italy Isola dell'Asinara Map
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ITB040027 Italy Isola di San Pietro Map
IT3340006 Italy Carso Triestino e Goriziano Map
FR9112006 France Étang de Lapalme Map
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ITB040023 Italy Stagno di Cagliari, Saline di Macchiareddu, Laguna di Santa Gilla Map
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ITB040028 Italy Punta S'Aliga Map
ITB011155 Italy Lago di Baratz - Porto Ferro Map
ITB040022 Italy Stagno di Molentargius e territori limitrofi Map
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ITB042230 Italy Porto Campana Map
ITB042218 Italy Stagno di Piscinnì Map
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ITA010030 Italy Isola di Pantelleria e area marina circostante Map
IT51A0031 Italy Lago di Burano Map
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ITB030035 Italy Stagno di Sale 'e Porcus Map
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Protected sites

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Legal status

Legal text Annex Conditions More information
Directive 2009/147/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 30 November 2009, on the conservation of wild birds (EU Birds Directive) (Phoenicopterus ruber) http://ec.europa.eu/environm...rective/index_en.htm
Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats (Bern Convention) (Phoenicopterus ruber) http://www.coe.int/t/dg4/cul.../bern/default_en.asp
(Phoenicopterus ruber) https://wcd.coe.int/ViewDoc....ckColorLogged=FDC864

Resolution No. 6 (1998) of the Bern Convention lists the species requiring specific habitat conservation measures [and the designation of Areas of Special Conservation Interest (ASCIs) forming for the Emerald network]
Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals. (Bonn Convention) (Phoenicopteridae spp.) http://www.cms.int/
Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds. Convention on Migratory Species of Wild Animals. (AEWA) http://www.migratoryspecies....ent/about-cms-family

http://www.unep-aewa.org/en/legalinstrument/aewa
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) (Phoenicopteridae spp.) http://www.cites.org/eng
Commission regulation (EU) No 1320/2014, of 1 December 2014, amending Council Regulation (EC) No 338/97 on the protection of species of wild fauna and flora by regulating trade therein (EU regulation of trade of fauna and flora) (Phoenicopteridae spp.) http://ec.europa.eu/environm...s/legislation_en.htm
Barcelona Convention Protocol concerning Specially Protected Areas and Biological Diversity in the Mediterranean (SPA/BD Protocol) (Phoenicopterus ruber) http://rac-spa.org/protocol

http://rac-spa.org/sites/def...sion_ig_19_12_en.pdf

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Czerwonak Polish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Fenicottero Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Flamant rose French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Flamenco Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Flamenco Común Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Flamingo Danish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Flamingo Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Flamingo Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Flamingo German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Flamingo Swedish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Flamingo-comum Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Flamingo-comun Portuguese EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Greater Flamingo English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Rózsás flamingó Hungarian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Större flamingo Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Synonym Author
Phoenicopterus ruber Linnaeus, 1758

Other resources

EBCC Atlas of breeding birds European Bird Census Council's Atlas of Breeding Birds
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Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

Population distribution from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

16 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Min / Max (Units) Period Status Quality Source Published
Albania 0/271 (individuals) 1995-2002 Wintering Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Azerbaijan 100/500 (pairs) 1996-2000 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Azerbaijan 7000/14000 (individuals) 1996-2002 Wintering Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Cyprus 5000/15000 (individuals) 1994-2002 Wintering Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Cyprus 4/40 (pairs) 2001 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
France 30000/58000 (individuals) 1998-2002 Wintering Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
France 15300/15300 (pairs) 2001 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Greece 5800/11200 (individuals) 1995-1999 Wintering Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Italy 2940/3260 (pairs) 2000 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Italy 8000/19000 (individuals) 2002 Wintering Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Portugal 2600/7000 (individuals) 1996-2001 Wintering Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Slovenia Present/Present (individuals) 1990-2000 Wintering Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Spain 14123/38225 (individuals) 1990-2001 Wintering Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Spain 23011/23011 (pairs) 2001 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Turkey 35000/55000 (individuals) 1991-2001 Wintering Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Turkey 15000/16000 (pairs) 2001 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Source: BirdLife International

Population trends from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

16 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Period Status Trend Quality Source Published
Albania 1990-2000 Wintering Fluctuating Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Azerbaijan 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Azerbaijan 1990-2000 Wintering Increasing between 30% to 49% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Cyprus 1990-2000 Breeding Increasing but of unknown magnitude Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Cyprus 1990-2000 Wintering Stable between 0% to 9% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
France 1990-2000 Breeding Increasing between 50% to 79% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
France 1990-2000 Wintering Increasing between 30% to 49% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Greece 1990-2000 Wintering Increasing between 0% to 19% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Italy 1990-2000 Breeding Increasing : 80 % Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Italy 1990-2000 Wintering Increasing between 0% to 19% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Portugal 1990-2000 Wintering Increasing but of unknown magnitude Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Slovenia 1990-2000 Wintering Unknown Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Spain 1990-2000 Breeding Fluctuating Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Spain 1990-2000 Wintering Increasing between 50% to 79% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Turkey 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Turkey 1990-2000 Wintering Increasing between 0% to 19% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Source: BirdLife International
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