Trends of common birds in Europe, 2017 update

This report presents an updated population trends and indices of 170 common European bird species for the time period 1980-2015 that have been produced by the Pan-European Common Bird Monitoring Scheme (PECBMS) in 2017. The species trends presented are for long time period (from 1980 onwards until 2015) and for last ten years (2006-2015).


What is new in 2017 data update?

In 2017, the indices and trends for 170 common European species has been produced based on the data from 28 countries. Here we present several details regarding this data update.