Species Extinction Threat (PD6363)

Indicates applicable threats to species during the reporting period. Choose all that apply:

Agriculture -Annual & perennial non-timber crops

  • Shifting agriculture
  • Smallholder farming
  • Agro-industry farming -Type of agriculture unknown/unrecorded

    Biological resource use

  • Hunting & collecting terrestrial animals
  • Intentional use (species being assessed is the target)
  • Unintentional effects (species being assessed is not the target)
  • Persecution/control
  • Motivation of biological resource use unknown/unrecorded

Climate change & severe weather

  • Habitat shifting & alteration
  • Droughts
  • Temperature extremes
  • Storms & flooding
  • Other climate change & sever weather impacts (describe)

Dams & water management/use

  • Abstraction of surface water (domestic use)
  • Abstraction of surface water (commercial use)
  • Abstraction of surface water (agricultural use)
  • Abstraction of surface water (unknown use)
  • Abstraction of groundwater (domestic use)
  • Abstraction of groundwater (commercial use)
  • Abstraction of groundwater (agricultural use)
  • Abstraction of groundwater (unknown use)
  • Small dams
  • Large dams
  • Dams (size unknown)
  • Other ecosystem modifications (describe)

Energy production & mining

  • Oil & gas drilling
  • Mining & quarrying
  • Renewable energy
  • Other energy production & mining (describe)

Fishing & harvesting aquatic resources

  • Intentional use: subsistence/small scale (species being assessed is the target)[harvest]
  • Intentional use: large scale (species being assessed is the target)[harvest]
  • Unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale (species being assessed is not the target)[harvest]
  • Unintentional effects: large scale (species being assessed is not the target)[harvest]
  • Persecution/control
  • Motivation for fishing & harvesting aquatic resoruces unknown/unrecorded

    Gathering terrestrial plants

  • Intentional use (species being assessed is the target)
  • Unintentional effects (species being assessed is not the target)
  • Persecution/control
  • Motivation for gathering terrestrial plants unknown/unrecorded

Geological events

  • Volcanoes
  • Earthquakes/tsunamis
  • Avalanches/landslides
  • Other geological events (describe)

    Human intrusions & disturbance

  • Recreational activities
  • War, civil unrest & military exercises
  • Work & other activities
  • Other human intrusions & disturbances (describe)

    Industrial & military effluents

  • Oil spills
  • Seepage from mining
  • Type of industrial & military effluents unknown/unrecorded

Invasive & other problematic species, genes & diseases

  • Invasive non-native/alien species/diseases
  • Problematic native species/diseases
  • Introduced genetic material
  • Problematic species/diseases of unknown origin
  • Viral/prion-induced diseases
  • Diseases of unknown cause

Livestock farming & ranching

  • Nomadic grazing
  • Small-holder grazing, ranching or farming
  • Agro-industry grazing, ranching or farming
  • Scale of livestock farming and ranching unknown/unrecorded

Logging & wood harvesting

  • Intentional use: subsistence/small scale (species being assessed is the target [harvest]
  • Intentional use: large scale (species being assessed is the target)[harvest]
  • Unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale (species being assessed is not the target)[harvest]
  • Unintentional effects: large scale (species being assessed is not the target)[harvest]
  • Motivation for logging & wood harvesting unknown/unecorded

    Marine & freshwater aquaculture

  • Subsistence/artisanal aquaculture
  • Industrial aquaculture
  • Scale of marine & freshwater aquaculture unknown/unrecorded

Fire & fire suppression

  • Increase in fire frequency/intensity
  • Suppression in fire frequency/intensity
  • Natural system modifications trend unknown/unrecorded

Other options

  • Other threat (describe)

Domestic & urban waste water

  • Sewage
  • Run-off
  • Type of domestic & urban waste water unknown/unrecorded

Residential & commercial development

  • Housing & urban areas
  • Commercial & industrial areas

  • Tourism & recreation areas

Transportation & service corridors

  • Roads & railroads
  • Utility & service lines
  • Shipping lanes
  • Flight paths

Wood & pulp plantations

  • Smallholder plantations
  • Agro-industry plantations
  • Scale of wood & pulp plantations unknown/unrecorded
  • Reporting Format Selection
  • Metric Type Metric
  • Metric Level Product/Service, Organization
  • IRIS Metric Citation IRIS, 2020. Species Extinction Threat (PD6363). v5.1.
Footnote

Organizations should footnote all assumptions used, including source(s) of data.