A taxon is Extinct (EX) when there is no reasonable doubt that the last individual has died. 1.3 Assessment of extinction risk: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1.4 Project objectives 2. Literature ReviewStrengths and Limitations of Using the IUCN Red List for Setting Conservation Priorities Abstract This … Table 7 (2016-2017) - Species changing IUCN Red List Category between 2016 and 2017. The categories are: IUCN Red List version 2013 : 2001, 2003-2015: April 27, 2017 of the IUCN Species Survival Commission. Nepal is also home to the Gharial (Gavialis gangeticus), which is listed as critically endangered in the IUCN Red List, and Red … The latest list looked at the status of 91,523 species in total, and found that 11,783 are vulnerable, 8,455 are endangered, and 5,583 are considered critically endangered. Posted on Feb 27, 2017 Asia and the Middle East, Birds, Criteria System, IUCN Categories and Criteria, Library, Region, Taxon | Comments Off on Nepal’s National Red List of Birds, 2017. Globally, the ‘IUCN Red List of Threatened Species’ is internationally recognised as the world’s inventory for classifying species’ risk of extinction. Table 2: Changes in numbers of species in the threatened categories (CR, EN, VU) from 1996 to 2019 (IUCN Red List version 2019-2) for the major taxonomic groups on the Red List Changes in number of threatened species from year to year 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 Critically Endangered (CR). 5 December 2017. Prepared by the Standards and Share. 1.3 Assessment of extinction risk: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1.4 Project objectives 2. 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. As the species ranges have not been refined by altitude and landcover (i.e. Language: En . Numerous and important achievements during 2017 marked the outstanding performance of the Red List of Ecosystems and its team. The assessment of many species for the 1996 Red List drew attention to certain areas of difficulty, which led IUCN to initiate a review of the 1994 categories and criteria, which was undertaken during 1998 to 1999. IUCN, in collaboration with the Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation (DNPWC) Nepal, is working with stakeholders at Rara Lake Ramsar Site to develop a management … Why are Red Lists needed for Nepal’s birds and mammals? Version 13 (March 2017) Prepared by the Standards and Petitions Subcommittee . of the IUCN Species Survival Commission. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (also known as the IUCN Red List or Red Data List), created in 1963, is the world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of plant and animal species.The International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) is the world's main authority on the conservation status of species. To help Red List users interpret the changes between the Red List updates, a summary of species that have changed category between 2016 (IUCN Red List version 2016.3) and 2017 (IUCN Red List version 2017-3) and the reasons for these changes is provided in the table below.