Population information

Nom ordre Anseriformes
Nom famille Anatidae
Nom scientifique Anser albifrons Nom courant Greater White-fronted Goose
Nom population frontalis, Korea
Aire de reproduction E Siberia Aire de non-reproduction Korea
Catégorie de la Liste Rouge Least Concern
Regions Ramsar Asia
Notes In WPE4 this pop belonged to a single pop of frontalis, E Asia. The separation is based on Syroechkovskiy 2006.

Réseau de conservation

Réseau de conservation Notes
EAAF Partnership added WPE5

Taille de population

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 5 2000 2010 70,000 100,000 Expert opinion [S7797]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 5 2000 2010 INC Good

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 5 2012 840


  • R1807 - Deng et al. 2020. Contrasting trends in two East Asian populations of the Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons. Wildfowl. Special Issue 6: 181–205.


  • S7797 - The pop has been increasing in Korea. A large number migrate through Korea, presumably to China, as mid-winter counts are lower than staging counts. The current midwinter pop est, is 70,000-100,000, (Moores, N. In litt 2012).

Copyright Wetlands International 2012

Citation: Wetlands International (). "Waterbird Population Estimates" . Retrieved from wpe.wetlands.org on