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Breeding avifauna of small Estonian islands and islets, national monitoring 1957-2016
Estonian Ornithological Society (2019): Breeding avifauna of small Estonian islands and islets, national monitoring 1957-2016.
Contact: Neito, Elen

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The dataset contains counts of breeding birds on small Estonian sea islands and islets located in Estonian territorial waters and recorded during national monitoring programme. The overall goal of monitoring is to monitor changes in the composition and abundance of bird species nesting on the small islands

Biology > Birds
Marine/Coastal, Breeding birds, ANE, Baltic, Baltic Proper, ANE, Baltic, Finland Gulf, ANE, Baltic, Riga Gulf, ANE, Baltic, Vainameri Archipelago, Hiiurnaa, ANE, Estonia, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, Anseriformes, Aves, Charadriiformes, Pelecaniformes, Podicipediformes

Geographical coverage
ANE, Baltic, Baltic Proper [Marine Regions]
ANE, Baltic, Finland Gulf [Marine Regions]
ANE, Baltic, Riga Gulf [Marine Regions]
ANE, Baltic, Vainameri Archipelago, Hiiurnaa [Marine Regions]
ANE, Estonia [Marine Regions]
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: 21,7665; MinLat: 57,8936 - MaxLong: 26,5357; MaxLat: 59,6773 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
1957 - 2016

Taxonomic coverage
Anseriformes [WoRMS]
Aves [WoRMS]
Charadriiformes [WoRMS]
Pelecaniformes [WoRMS]
Podicipediformes [WoRMS]

Count (breeding pairs) of biological entity specified elsewhere, Count of birds, Sample duration

Estonian Ornithological Society (EOS/EOÜ)data creator
Tallinn University of Technology (TTU)
Neito, Elen

Used in this dataset
Kuresoo, A. et al. (2011). Population trends of common birds in Estonia in 1983-2010. Estonian Journal of Ecology 60(2): 88-110.

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2018-07-31
Information last updated: 2019-05-06
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