SWITZERLAND

Name of scheme: Monitoring Häufige Brutvögel (Monitoring of common breeding birds)

Organisation: Swiss Ornithological Institute
Status: ongoing
Start: 1999
Number of fieldworkers: 200
Species: 75
Habitats recorded: no
Methods: territory mapping
Selection of plots: systematic
Sustainable support: yes

Website:
www.vogelwarte.ch/en/projects/monitoring/monitoring-common-breeding-birds.html

Reference:
Schmid, H., M. Kestenholz, P. Knaus, L. Rey & T. Sattler (2018): Zustand der Vogelwelt in der Schweiz: Sonderausgabe zum Brutvogelatlas 2013–2016. Schweizerische Vogelwarte, Sempach. Download PDF (4,5 MB)
Schmid, H., M. Kestenholz, P. Knaus, L. Rey & T. Sattler (2018): The State of Birds in Switzerland: Special Issue on the Breeding Bird Atlas 2013–2016. Swiss Ornithological Institute, Sempach. Download PDF (4,5 MB)
Schmid, H., M. Kestenholz, P. Knaus, L. Rey & T. Sattler (2018) : État de l’avifaune en Suisse : Édition spéciale liée à l’atlas des oiseaux nicheurs 2013-2016. Station ornithologique suisse, Sempach. Download PDF (4,5 MB)
Schmid, H., M. Kestenholz, P. Knaus, L. Rey & T. Sattler (2018): Situazione dell’avifauna in Svizzera: Edizione speciale per l’Atlante degli uccelli nidificanti 2013-2016. Stazione ornitologica svizzera, Sempach. Download PDF (4,5 MB)

National indicators: Farmland Bird Index, Swiss Bird Index (in German, in English, in Italian, or in French)

Contact: Hans Schmid & Thomas Sattler, Swiss Ornithological Institute, Sempach, CH-6204, Switzerland, e-mail: hans.schmid@vogelwarte.ch, thomas.sattler@vogelwarte.ch

Indicators produced are used as official indicators in the country: yes