NDFF National garden butterfly count

Latest version published by Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF) on Mar 27, 2018 Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF)

Dutch Butterfly Conservation has organised the annual national garden butterfly count since 2008. Every first weekend of August, anyone can participate by counting the number of butterflies in their garden, noting down that number and/or reporting it via the 'Vlindermee' app.

Dataset available via https://www.ndff.nl/english / serviceteamndff@natuurloket.nl

Positive observations without zeros.

NDFF protocol 3.003 https://www.ndff.nl/overdendff/validatie/protocollen/3-003-protocol-waarnemingen-tuinvlindertelling/


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Metadata; Observation


Who created the resource:

Chris van Swaay
Dutch Butterfly Conservation NL

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Dries Oomen
metadata publisher

Who filled in the metadata:

Dries Oomen
metadata publisher

Who else was associated with the resource:

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

Geographic Coverage


Bounding Coordinates South West [50.736, 3.34], North East [53.553, 7.251]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Order  Lepidoptera (Butterflies)

Temporal Coverage

Formation Period 2008-current

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers https://ipt.ndff.nl/resource?r=3_003_tuinvlindertelling