SLOVENIA

Name of scheme: Slovene monitoring of common farmland birds (Slovenski monitoring pogostih ptic kmetijske krajine)

Organisation: DOPPS-BirdLife Slovenia
Status: ongoing
Start: 2007 pilot year, 2008 start of regular monitoring
Number of fieldworkers: 30-40
Species: 29
Habitats recorded: yes
Methods: line transect with two belts (50 m and beyond)
Selection of plots: stratified non-random
Sustainable support: yes

Website: http://ptice.si/naravovarstvo-in-raziskave/monitoringi/sipkk/

Reference: Latest report 2017.

Contact: Primož Kmecl, DOPPS-BirdLife Slovenia, Trzaska cesta 2, SI-1000 Ljubljana, e-mail: primoz.kmecl@dopps.si.

Indicators produced are used as official indicators in the country: yes