List name
The fifth Birds of Conservation Concern in the United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man (BoCC5) December 2021
Owner
s.ratcliffe@nbn.org.uk
List type
Conservation list
Description
Birds of Conservation Concern is compiled by a coalition of the UK’s leading bird conservation and monitoring organisations and reviews the status of all regularly occurring birds in the UK, Channel Islands and Isle of Man. The first published in 1996. The bird species that breed or overwinter in the UK have been assessed against a set of objective criteria and placed on the Green, Amber or Red lists to indicate an increasing level of conservation concern. The fifth Birds of Conservation Concern in the United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man Stanbury, A.J., Eaton, M.A., Aebischer, N.J., Balmer, D., Brown, A.F., Douse, A., Lindley, P., McCulloch, N., Noble, D.G. & Win, I. December 2021 . British Birds Volume: 114: https://britishbirds.co.uk/content/status-our-bird-populations
URL
https://britishbirds.co.uk/content/status-our-bird-populations
Date submitted
2022-01-10
Date updated
2022-01-10
Is private
No
Included in species pages
Yes
Authoritative
No
Invasive
No
Threatened
No
Part of the sensitive data service
No
Region
UK
Metadata link
https://registry.nbnatlas.org/public/show/dr2635
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Mergellus albellus
Mergellus albellus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Smew
 
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Mergus merganser
Mergus merganser Linnaeus, 1758
Goosander
 
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Mergus serrator
Mergus serrator Linnaeus, 1758
Red-breasted Merganser
 
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Tadorna tadorna
Tadorna tadorna (Linnaeus, 1758)
Shelduck
 
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Aythya ferina
Aythya ferina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pochard
 
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Aythya fuligula
Aythya fuligula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Tufted Duck
 
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Aythya marila
Aythya marila (Linnaeus, 1761)
Scaup
 
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Spatula querquedula
Spatula querquedula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Garganey
 
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Spatula clypeata
Spatula clypeata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Shoveler
 
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Mareca strepera
Mareca strepera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gadwall
 
Action Supplied Name Scientific Name (matched) Image Author (matched) Common Name (matched) BoCC5 species assessment
Mergellus albellus Mergellus albellus (Linnaeus, 1758) Smew
Red
Mergus merganser Mergus merganser Linnaeus, 1758 Goosander
Green
Mergus serrator Mergus serrator Linnaeus, 1758 Red-breasted Merganser
Amber
Tadorna tadorna Tadorna tadorna (Linnaeus, 1758) Shelduck
Amber
Aythya ferina Aythya ferina (Linnaeus, 1758) Pochard
Red
Aythya fuligula Aythya fuligula (Linnaeus, 1758) Tufted Duck
Green
Aythya marila Aythya marila (Linnaeus, 1761) Scaup
Red
Spatula querquedula Spatula querquedula (Linnaeus, 1758) Garganey
Amber
Spatula clypeata Spatula clypeata (Linnaeus, 1758) Shoveler
Amber
Mareca strepera Mareca strepera (Linnaeus, 1758) Gadwall
Amber
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