The fifth workshop of the Pan-European Common Bird Monitoring Scheme (PECBMS) was organised together with the second workhop of the European Breeding Bird Atlas (EBBA2) and the meeting of the EuroBirdPortal (EBP) on 2nd - 5th November 2015 in Eliška hotel in Mikulov, the Czech Republic. The PECBMS and EBBA2 workshop and EBP meeting was attended by 96 participants coming from 41 European countries.
The discussions at the PECBMS workshop were focused on new approaches to the national farmland bird indicators, species selection for the indicators, new research studies based on the PECBMS data and potentials for the development of the PECBMS in the next years.
The more detailed report on the workshops conclusions and recommendations will be published in the next Bird Census News.
All workshop presentations, outputs of discussions and list of participants including contact info are available online.