First assessment of national Red Data List of birds was completed in January 2016. Nepal’s National Red List of Birds, 2017. conservation organisations in Nepal, IUCN and ZSL. Far more than a list of species and their status, it is a powerful tool to inform and catalyze action for biodiversity conservation and policy change, critical to protecting the natural resources we need to survive. Full library record. A taxon is Extinct (EX) when there is no reasonable doubt that the last individual has died. The IUCN Red List Categories and Criteria are intended to be an easily and widely understood system for classifying species at high risk of global extinction. IUCN Red List categories and criteria, version 3.1, second edition (Arabic version) More than 32,000 species are threatened with extinction. Copy link. It divides species into nine categories: Not Evaluated, Data Deficient, Least Concern, Near Threatened, Vulnerable, Endangered, Critically Endangered, Extinct in the Wild and Extinct. As the species ranges have not been refined by altitude and landcover (i.e. Guidelines for Using the IUCN Red List Categories and Criteria. ... wheat and yam plants have been listed as threatened on the latest version of the IUCN's Red list. Version 13 (March 2017) Prepared by the Standards and Petitions Subcommittee . A taxon is presumed Extinct when exhaustive surveys in known and/or expected habitat, at appropriate times (diurnal, seasonal, annual), throughout its historic range have failed to record an individual. Established in 1964, The International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Red List of Threatened Species has evolved to become the world’s most comprehensive information source on the global conservation status of animal, fungi and plant species. This lemur is found in the dry forests, spiny bush, montane forest, mangroves, rocky outcrops, and one rainforest in southern and south-western Madagascar, and in one humid forest in south-eastern Madagascar. Established in 1964, The International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Red List of Threatened Species has evolved to become the world’s most comprehensive information source on the global conservation status of animal, fungi and plant species. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017 | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate The status of all species was assessed using the IUCN Red List Categories and Criteria (IUCN 2012a), which are the world’s most widely accepted system for measuring extinction risk. A new publication that features the first assessment of Nepal’s birdlife based on IUCN Red List criteria was launched recently at an event at the Zoological Society of London (ZSL). Species categorized as Data Deficient (DD). It is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List because fewer than 1,000 individuals were estimated to be alive as of 2017. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017 | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate. . Annual report IUCN 2015. This is an incredible achievement. Guidelines for Using the IUCN Red List Categories and Criteria . It is the only member of the genus Houbaropsis The week of October 13-18, 2017, the ASU Center for Biodiversity Outcomes facilitated IUCN Red List of Threatened Species training certification for 10 people from across the United States as part of its commitment to our advancing knowledge partnership. IUCN 2017 : International Union for Conservation of Nature annual report 2017. The Red List of Ecosystems-RLE participated with an intense activity program during the ICCB 2017. Species categorized as Critically Endangered (CR). Nepal is also home to the Gharial (Gavialis gangeticus), which is listed as critically endangered in the IUCN Red List, and Red … However, our work is nowhere near complete. To date, more than 120,000 species have been assessed for The IUCN Red List. However, it can be IUCN Red List categories and criteria, version 3.1, second edition (Arabic version) Prepared by the Standards and The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017 | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate This list of mammals of Nepal presents mammal species recorded in Nepal, of which one is critically endangered, eleven are endangered, twenty are vulnerable, and four are near threatened.The following tags are used to highlight each species' conservation status as assessed on the IUCN Red List: Description. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™ is produced and managed ... Nijman and Shepherd, 2017). Table 7 (2015-2016) - Species changing IUCN Red List Category between 2015 and 2016. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of Threatened Species (also known as the IUCN Red List or Red Data List), founded in 1964, is the world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of biological species.It uses a set of criteria to evaluate the extinction risk of thousands of species and subspecies. This report provides an overview of the conservation status of greater Caribbean shorefishes, with detailed information available through the IUCN Red List, and gives recommendations. This plant displays as a branched herb with cylindrical, grayish roots, growing up to 70 cm tall. IUCN is deeply saddened by the passing of eminent conservationist Professor Dame Georgina Mace – a leader in the fight against global biodiversity loss, who made key contributions to The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species and the Union at large. A taxon is Endangered (EN) when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Endangered, and it is therefore considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild. All non-English language versions prepared by IUCN will be made available as soon as possible after the publication of the updated English version. April 28, 2017: Number of threatened species on the IUCN red list by major groups of organism: Total number of threatened species on International Union for Conservation of Nature's Red List of Threatened Species disaggregated by major group of organism.