Results Europe World Birdwatch Day

World BirdWatch 2-3 October 1999
(situation 4.10.1999 - 20h00)

Country/Organisation nber
of 
events
nber
of 
par-
tici-
pants
number
of 
birds
top.three.bird.species ornithological highlights
1 Andorra
Associacio per a la Defensa de la Natura
- - - very late migrating black kites
2 Austria
Birdlife Österreich Gesellschaft für Vogelkunde
- - -
3 Belarus
APB Bird Conservation Belarus
- - -
4 Belgium
BNVR - RNOB
- - -
5 Bulgaria
Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds
8 900 15.232 1 Sturnus vulgaris 
2 Passer domesticus 
3 Anas platyrhynchos
one Aquila clanga observed
6 Croatia
Croatian Society for Bird and Nature Protection
34 878 45.266 1 Sturnus vulgaris 
2 Anas platyrhynchos 
3 Fulica atra 
Tadorna ferruginea, Recurvirostra avosetta, Haliaeetus albicilla
7 Czech Republic
Czech Society for Ornithology (CSO)
50 1103 65.700 1 Sturnus vulgaris 
2 Anas platyrhynchos 
3 Fulica atra 
Saker falcon, Aythya nyroca, rare migrant waders: Calidris canutus & alba, Haematopus ostralegus
8 Denmark
DOF Birdlife Denmark
25 400 150.000 1 Sturnus vulgaris 
2 Corvus corone 
3 Columba palumbus
Aquila clanga, Pelecanus crispus, Aythya nyroca, Aegypius monachus
9 Estonia
Estonian Ornithological Society
- - -
10 Finland
BirdLife Finland
- - -
11 Germany
Naturschutzbund Deutschland (NABU)
- - -
12 Gibraltar
G.O.N.H.S.
- - -
13 Greece
Hellenic Ornithological Society
20 5440 23.718 1 Phalacrocorax carbo 
2 Phoenicopterus ruber 
3 Fulica atra
-
14 Hungary
Birdlife Hungary
130 2723 353.108 1 Larus ridibundus 
2 Sturnus vulgaris 
Hieraaetus fasciatus, Phalaropus fulicarius, Anser brachyrhynchus
15 Iceland
Icelandic Society for the Protection of Birds
- - -
16 Italy
LIPU
52 8900 11.000 1 Passer italiae 
2 Corvus corone 
3 Turdus merula
Bubulcus ibis, Ciconia nigra
17 Latvia
Latvian Ornithological Society
27 78 44.325 1 Fringilla coelebs 
2 Columba palumbus 
3 Fulica atra
Apus apus 1 very late, Anthus petrosus (10), Ciconia ciconia one very late
18 Lithuania
LOD (Lithuanian Ornithological Society)
143 1606 486.310 1 Fringilla coelebs 
2 Parus major 
3 Parus caeruleus
-
19 Luxembourg
Lëtzebuerger Natur- a Vulleschutzliga (LNVL)
6 200 4.597 1 Fringilla coelebs 
2 Anthus pratensis 
3 Delichon urbica
Ciconia nigra, Botaurus stellaris, Falco subbuteo, Pandion haliaeetus
20 Malta
Birdlife Malta
- - -
21 Marocco
Association Marocaine pour la protection de l'environnement
- - -
22 Moldova Republic
Moldavian Ornithological Society
5 5 7.292 1 Anthus pratensis 
2 Carduelis cannabina 
3 Motacilla alba
Falco columbarius, Egretta alba, Picus canus 
23 Netherlands
Vogelbescherming Nederland
65 350 90.200 1 Sturnus vulgaris 
2 Vanellus vanellus 
3 Columba palumbus
-
24 Norway
NOF
- - -
25 Poland
OTOP Polish Society for Protection of Birds
18 307 24.354 1 Anas platyrhynchos 
2 Larus ridibundus 
3 Fulica atra
Falco columbarius, Calidris alba 
26 Portugal
SPEA Portuguese Society for the Study of Birds
- - -
27 Romania
Romanian Ornithological Society (R.O.S)
- - -
28 Russia
Russian Bird Conservation Union
- - -
29 Slovak Republic
The Society for the Protections of Birds in Slovakia 
20 455 5.850 1 Anas platyrhynchos 
2 Fulica atra 
3 Larus canus
Milvus migrans, Falco subbuteo, Circus pygargus, Crex crex, Motacilla flava, Lanius excubitor
30 Slovenia
Birdlife Slovenia
8 250 10.750 1 Anas platyrhynchos 
2 Sturnus vulgaris 
3 Phalacrocorax carbo
Anas penelope, Ciconia nigra, Hirundo rustica, Anas acuta
31 Spain
SEO Birdlife
- - -
32 Sweden
Swedisch Ornithological Society
27 500 188 1 Columba palumbus 
2 Carduelis spinus 
3 Somateria mollissima
Stercorarius pomarinus, Sturnus roseus, Anthus novaeseelandiae, Strix uralensis, Glaucidium passerinum
33 Switzerland
Swiss Association for the Protection of Birds (SVS)
63 1984 78.299 1 Hirundo rustica 
2 Fringilla coelebs 
3 Columba palumbus
Pandion haliaetus, Ciconia nigra, strong migration of swallows and Vanessa atalanta
34 Turkey
Dogal Hayati Koruma Dernegi
- - -
35 Ukraine
Ukrainian Union for Bird Conservation
127 4000 20.000 1 Delichon urbica 
2 Sturnus vulgaris 
3 Anser spec.
part of birds were moving from South to North due to very warm weather
36 United Kingdom
RSPB
- - -
sum 828 30.079 1.436.189

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