Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata

Family: Parulidae (New World warblers)

Authority: (Forster, 1772)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2ac+3c+4ac

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Justification of Red List category
Even though the species is extremely abundant across its range, the species has been undergoing a significant decline since 1970. The rate of the decline is difficult to asses but assumed to be at least 25% over three generations (10.5 years). Therefore, the species is precautionarily listed as Near Threatened, but might warrant a further category change if new information on population trends becomes available.

Population size: 59000000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 11,900,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Realm - Nearctic
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Setophaga striata. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/blackpoll-warbler-setophaga-striata on 21/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 21/02/2024.