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Submission #286

Fri, 2013-07-05
Estonia
Wintering bird counts
1987
2013
National
Estonia
http://www.eoy.ee/en/node/284
Estonian Ornithological Society
Civil (NGO)
50
  • Common Buzzard (Buteo buteo)
  • Eurasian Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus)
  • Northern Goshawk (Accipiter gentilis)
Regular breeder
Yes
>80%
<20%
No
No
No
No
  • Special Protection Areas (SPAs)
  • Important Bird Areas (IBAs)
  • Ramsar sites
  • Areas protected by national law (national parks, protected landscape areas etc.)
No
No
Yes
1987
2013
No
Yes
1987
2013
No
No
Yes
1987
2013
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
1987
2013
No
Yes
1987
2013
No
No
No
Yes
Annually
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
TRIM
Annually
Yes
Environmental Board (governmental)
Yes
Annually
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
2
50
>80%
5,000
Elts, J., Kuresoo, A., Leibak, E., Leito, A., Leivits, A., Lilleleht, V., Luigujõe, L., Mägi, E. et al. 2009.
Status and numbers of Estonian birds, 2003–2008. Hirundo 22, 3–32. (in Estonian with English summary)
The project is included in the Estonian national program of biological monitoring and financed by the state (currently by the Estonian Environmental Board). The annual budget in recent years has been ca 2000 EUR (the real cost would be ca 5000 EUR).