NDFF Monitoring network urban bird species

Latest version published by Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF) on Feb 8, 2018 Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF)

This monitoring program focuses on all breeding bird species occurring in urban areas. These include exotic species living in the wild, such as the Psittacula krameri, Alopochen aegyptiaca, feral geese, feral ducks and feral pigeons. This program has the following aims:

- track the development of the population of all breeding bird species in urban areas.

- report on the occurrence of breeding birds in urban areas, as well as any changes to their occurrence.

- determine the population density of breeding birds in urban areas.

- outreach to new bird surveyors.

Positive observations without zeros.

Number of observations: 1,096,246



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This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 031c4769-81bc-41ea-bd4f-823341a190cc.  Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF) publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility.




Who created the resource:

Dirk Zoetebier
Data manager
Sovon Dutch Centre for Field Ornithology NL

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Who else was associated with the resource:

Henk de Vries
node manager
NLBIF (Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility) P.O.Box 9517 2300 RA Leiden NL

Geographic Coverage

The Netherlands

Bounding Coordinates South West [50.736, 3.318], North East [53.521, 7.207]

Taxonomic Coverage

Urban birds, including feral populations of exotic species

Class  Aves (birds)

Temporal Coverage

Formation Period 2007-current

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers https://ipt.ndff.nl/resource?r=14_002_mus