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Iberian Green Woodpecker (Picus sharpei) – reclassify from Near Threatened to Least Concern

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Red Kite (Milvus milvus) – reclassify from Near Threatened to Least Concern

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Audouin’s Gull (Larus audouinii) – reclassify from Least Concern to Vulnerable

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Balearic Shearwater (Puffinus mauretanicus): request for information to resolve conservation status assessment

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Red-legged Partridge (Alectoris rufa – reclassify from Least Concern to Vulnerable

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Archived 2017 topics: Iberian (Southern) Grey Shrike (Lanius meridionalis): uplist to Vulnerable?

Prior to del Hoyo and Collar (2016), the Iberian (Southern) Grey Shrike, Lanius meridionalis, was treated by BirdLife as a subspecies of L. excubitor, and by Handbook of the Birds of the World as a separate species that included Iberian, … Continue reading

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Archived 2016 topics: Azores Bullfinch (Pyrrhula murina): downlist from Endangered to Vulnerable?

Azores Bullfinch Pyrrhula murina is confined to the east of the island of São Miguel in the Azores (Portugal). It is currently listed as Endangered under Criteria B1ab(iii)+2ab(iii), as it occurs at only one locality (Pico da Vara/Ribeira do Guilherme … Continue reading

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