River Tern

India

Moderate
Priority
River Tern
Sterna aurantia
Long-term Trend:
Decline
Current Annual Trend:
Trend Inconclusive
Distribution Range Size:
Very Large
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Conservation
Categories

Global Red List:

Vulnerable

Wild Life Protection Act:

Schedule-I
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Long-term Trend (%) -40.56 Long-term Trend CI (%) (-47.27, -33.11) Current Annual Trend (%) -1.5 Current Annual Trend CI (%) (-2.74, -0.27) Distribution Range Size (sq.km) 11,13,510 Distribution Range Size CI (sq.km) (1,113,030, 1,113,990) Migratory Status Resident & Local Migrant Habitat Specialization Wetland Endemicity Non-endemic States where they are key Gujarat, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Telangana

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To cite this page: SoIB 2023. State of India's Birds factsheet: River Tern Sterna aurantia (India) https://stateofindiasbirds.in/species/rivter1/. Accessed on 2024-03-02.

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