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Kirtland's Warbler Setophaga kirtlandii



Family: Parulidae (New World warblers)

Authority: (Baird, 1852)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii); D2

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Justification of Red List category
Since 1987, conservation action has successfully increased the population of this species. Numbers exceeded 500 singing males in 1994 following doubling of suitably aged habitat between 1987 and 1990. Numbers continue to increase, but its population and range remain small, hence its classification as Near Threatened.



Population size: 4500-5000

Population trend: Increasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 19,200 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Nearctic
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Setophaga kirtlandii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.