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Moderate
Concern

Whimbrel

Numenius phaeopus
Long-term Trend:
Strong Decline
Current Trend:
Uncertain
Distribution Range Size:
Moderate
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Other

Conservation
Categories

Global Red List:

Least Concern

Wildlife Protection Act:

Schedule-IV
Whimbrel
Whimbrel

Additional Information

Long-term Trend (%)
-78.94
Long-term Trend CI (%)
16.82
Current Annual Change (%)
-2.77
Current Annual Change CI (%)
13.14

Distribution Range Size (sq.km)

92757

Distribution Range Size CI (sq.km)

407
Migratory Status
Migratory-Long-Distance
Habitat Specialization
Wetland
Endemicity
Non-Endemic

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To cite this page: SoIB 2020. State of India’s Birds factsheet:
Whimbrel
Numenius phaeopus
. Accessed on 2020-07-06.

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