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State of Birds 2022
The annual publication “The State of Birds in Switzerland” summarises the results of our various monitoring projects, conducted with the support of more than 2000 volunteers in all parts of the country. The 2022 report focuses on the long-term monitoring schemes such as Monitoring common breeding birds (MHB), Monitoring particular species (MAA) and the waterbird census. It also describes trends in scarce breeding birds like Black-winged Kite and rare winter visitors like Great White Egret and looks at the state of birds in Switzerland compared to other central European countries.
Overall, the population estimates of breeding birds in 2021 were encouraging. The favourable breeding conditions in the ...
How are breeding birds doing?
The long-term population trends of breeding birds in Switzerland are extremely well documented thanks to several monitor ...
Observing migrating birds and researching migration has a long tradition for our volunteers as well as for the Swiss Orn ...
With its many lakes and rivers, Switzerland is an important wintering site for waterbirds. Accordingly, population and d ...
Recommended citation State of Birds 2022 online:
Knaus, P., H. Schmid, N. Strebel & T. Sattler (2022): The State of Birds in Switzerland 2022 online. www.vogelwarte.ch/state. Swiss Ornithological Institute, Sempach.
State of birds 2022
The State of Birds in Switzerland: Report 2022