VU
Sprague's Pipit Anthus spragueii



Family: Motacillidae (Wagtails and pipits)

Authority: (Audubon, 1844)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bce+3bce+4bce

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable owing to a rapid ongoing population decline. The rate of decline in the USA is now not so severe as formerly, but declines may be worsening in Canada.



Population size: 500000-999999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,290,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Nearctic
Realm - Neotropical
USFWS - Bird of Conservation Concern
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Anthus spragueii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/11/2018.