Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Galliformes > Family: Phasianidae > Genus: Tetrao > Species: Tetrao tetrix > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Tetrao tetrix britannicus (Witherby & Lönnberg, 1913) Cramp, S. & Simmons, K.E.L. (1980)
Tetrao tetrix tetrix Linnaeus, 1758 Cramp, S. & Simmons, K.E.L. (1980)

Black Grouse - Tetrao tetrix Linnaeus, 1758

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by EU Birds Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 226 are designated for this species
Natura 2000 species code A107

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
BE33035C0 Belgium Plateau des Hautes-Fagnes Map
BE33041C0 Belgium Fagnes de la Polleur et de Malmedy Map
CZ0311041 Czech Republic Šumava Map
CZ0421004 Czech Republic Novodomské rašeliniště - Kovářská Map
CZ0421005 Czech Republic Východní Krušné hory Map
CZ0511008 Czech Republic Jizerské hory Map
CZ0521009 Czech Republic Krkonoše Map
DE5326401 Germany Thüringische Rhön Map
EE0010173 Estonia Lahemaa Map
EE0070173 Estonia Sirtsi Map
FI0100006 Finland Tulliniemen linnustonsuojelualue Map
FI0100024 Finland Medvastö-Stormossen Map
FI0100025 Finland Saltfjärdenin-Tavastfjärdenin lintuvedet Map
FI0100040 Finland Nuuksio Map
FI0100052 Finland Järvisuo-Ridasjärvi Map
FI0100058 Finland Kotojärvi-Isosuo Map
FI0100077 Finland Söderskärin ja Långörenin saaristo Map
FI0200021 Finland Haapakeidas Map
FI0200074 Finland Luvian saaristo Map
FI0200075 Finland Gummandooran saaristo Map
FI0200093 Finland Kontolanrahka Map
FI0200097 Finland Koskeljärvi Map
FI0200100 Finland Telkunsuo Map
FI0200149 Finland Puurijärvi - Isosuo Map
FI0200152 Finland Seksmiilarin saaristo Map
FI0200164 Finland Saaristomeri Map
FI0318002 Finland Kuorsumaanjärvi Map
FI0344002 Finland Torronsuo Map
FI0355009 Finland Joutsenjärvi Map
FI0408001 Finland Itäisen Suomenlahden saaristo ja vedet Map
FI0408004 Finland Salminlahti Map
FI0500006 Finland Juurikkasuo - Vehka- ja Uuhilampi Map
FI0500017 Finland Kyyvesi (SPA) Map
FI0500018 Finland Suurenaukeansuo - Isosuo - Pohjalampi Map
FI0500025 Finland Puulavesi Map
FI0500038 Finland Putkilahti - Ruskeaperä Map
FI0500042 Finland Hujas Map
FI0500152 Finland Pukkiselkä Map
FI0600015 Finland Keurunmäki-Haavikkolehto Map
FI0600032 Finland Konnevesi-Kalaja-Niinivuori Map
FI0600068 Finland Älänne Map
FI0600071 Finland Tiilikan alue Map
FI0600086 Finland Savuniemi ja Kipansalo Map
FI0700002 Finland Juurikkajärvi Map
FI0700005 Finland Joki-Hautalampi Map
FI0700024 Finland Saariniemi-Tervalahti Map
FI0700030 Finland Särkijärvi Map
FI0700043 Finland Koitajoen alue Map
FI0700045 Finland Ruunaa Map
FI0700050 Finland Viklinrimpi Map
FI0700092 Finland Pyhäjärven tikkametsät Map
FI0800002 Finland Kauhaneva-Pohjankangas (SPA) Map
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FI0800027 Finland Larvanneva Map
FI0800028 Finland Pirjatanneva Map
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FI0800050 Finland Ylimysjärvi Map
FI0800052 Finland Hällörsfjärden Map
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FI0800063 Finland Kalisjön Map
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FI0900027 Finland Pyhäjärvi Map
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FI0900043 Finland Saarisuo-Valleussuo-Löytösuo-Hirvilampi Map
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FI0900051 Finland Särkijärvi ja Iso Metsälampi Map
FI0900057 Finland Seläntauksen suot Map
FI0900058 Finland Suurisuo-Sepänsuo-Paanasenneva-Teerineva Map
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FI0900065 Finland Multarinmeri-Harjuntakanen-Riitasuo Map
FI0900069 Finland Pyhä-Häkin alue Map
FI0900074 Finland Haapasuo-Syysniemi-Rutajärvi-Kivijärvi Map
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FI1002016 Finland Rimpinevan linnustonsuojelualue Map
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FI1100202 Finland Kirkkosalmi Map
FI1100203 Finland Isomatala-Maasyvänlahti Map
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FI1105405 Finland Salmitunturi - Rääpysjärvi Map
FI1106000 Finland Säippäsuo-Kivisuo Map
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FI1106004 Finland Tolkansuo Map
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FI1106602 Finland Räkäsuo Map
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FI1300201 Finland LEMMENJOEN KANSALLISPUISTO Map
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FI1300608 Finland Tollovuoma-Silmäsvuoma-Mustaoja-Nunaravuoma Map
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FI1301602 Finland MARTIMOAAPA-LUMIAAPA-PENIKAT Map
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FI1301604 Finland ISO SAARISUO-HOIKKASUO-MUSTA-AAPA Map
FI1301606 Finland KÄÄRMEAAPA Map
FI1301701 Finland UK-PUISTO-SOMPIO-KEMIHAARA Map
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FI1301712 Finland POMOKAIRA Map
FI1301716 Finland KOITELAINEN Map
FI1301810 Finland Kilsiaapa-Ristivuoma Map
FI1301811 Finland Suuripään alue Map
IT2070303 Italy Val Grigna Map
IT3310004 Italy Forra del Torrente Cellina Map
ITA090004 Italy Pantano Morghella Map
LV0300800 Latvia Sauka Map
LV0303400 Latvia Raznas nacionalais parks Map
LV0304300 Latvia Uzavas lejtece Map
LV0512200 Latvia Lielais Pelecares purvs Map
LV0514100 Latvia Kalkupes ieleja Map
LV0532600 Latvia Burgas plavas Map
LV0535400 Latvia Rujas paliene Map
LV0600100 Latvia Vecpiebalga Map
LV0600300 Latvia Augszeme Map
NL9803015 Netherlands Sallandse Heuvelrug Map
SKCHVU008 Slovakia Horna Orava Map
SKCHVU013 Slovakia Mala Fatra Map
SKCHVU017 Slovakia Muranska planina - Stolica Map
SKCHVU018 Slovakia Nizke Tatry Map
SKCHVU030 Slovakia Tatry Map
SKCHVU033 Slovakia Velka Fatra Map
SKCHVU036 Slovakia Volovske vrchy Map
SKUEV0198 Slovakia Zvolen Map
FI0700149 Finland Kesonsuo ja Syväysjoki Map
LV0300900 Latvia Dridza ezers Map
FI0100105 Finland Kirkkonummen saaristo (SPA) Map
LV0100300 Latvia Grinu dabas rezervats Map
SKUEV0197 Slovakia Salatin Map
FI1300908 Finland Pyhä-Luosto Map
SKUEV0225 Slovakia Muranska planina Map
SKUEV0310 Slovakia Kralovoholske Tatry Map
SKUEV0302 Slovakia Dumbierske Tatry Map
FI1300907 Finland Kemihaaran suot Map
SKUEV0288 Slovakia Kysucke Beskydy Map
SKUEV0203 Slovakia Stolica Map
LV0304500 Latvia Ogres ieleja Map
SKUEV0331 Slovakia Cergovsky Mincol Map
FI0700025 Finland Värtsilän laakso (SPA) Map
FI0900031 Finland Peuralamminneva Map
AT3111000 Austria Nationalpark Kalkalpen und Umgebung Map
AT3203010 Austria Winklmoos Map
SKCHVU053 Slovakia Slovensky raj Map
SKCHVU051 Slovakia Levocske vrchy Map
SKCHVU052 Slovakia Cergov Map
AT2134000 Austria Mittagskogel - Karawanken Westteil Map
AT3437000 Austria Widdersteinmähder Map
BE34016C0 Belgium Fagnes de Samrée et de Tailles Map
BE34017C0 Belgium Fagnes de Bihain Map
BE35039C0 Belgium Vallée de la Houille en aval de Gedinne Map
BE33032C0 Belgium Fagnes de Malchamps et de Stoumont Map
BE33036C0 Belgium Fagnes de la Roer Map
BE33025C0 Belgium Fagnes du Nord-Est Map
BE35040C0 Belgium Vallée de la Hulle Map
BE35041C0 Belgium Bassin de la Houille en amont de Gedinne Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Birkhuhn German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Black Grouse English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Cietrzew Polish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Fagiano di monte Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Gallo-lira Común Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Galo-lira Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Korhoen Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Nyírfajd Hungarian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Orre Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Rubenis, teteris Latvian Latvian NRC
Teeri Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Tétras lyre French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Synonym Author
Lyrurus tetrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lyryrus tetrix (Linnaeus, 1758)

Other resources

EBCC Atlas of breeding birds European Bird Census Council's Atlas of Breeding Birds
EURing code:03320 European bird-ringing
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (invalid) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
NOBANIS: Tetrao tetrix European Network on Invasive Alien Species
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

Population distribution from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

55 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Min / Max (Units) Period Status Quality Source Published
Albania 0/49 (pairs) 2002 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Albania 0/5 (pairs) - Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Austria 10000/15000 (pairs) 1998-2002 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Austria 10000/14000 (pairs) - Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Belarus 20000/30000 (pairs) 1997-2000 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Belarus 15000/25000 (pairs) 1990 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Belgium 15/30 (pairs) 2001-2003 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Belgium 50/75 (pairs) 1981-1990 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Czech Republic 800/1000 (pairs) 2000 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Czech Republic Continental 1100/2200 (pairs) - Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Denmark 0/0 (pairs) 2001 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Denmark 35/35 (pairs) 1989 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Estonia 8000/12000 (pairs) 1998 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Estonia 23000/35000 (individuals) 1998 Wintering Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Estonia Boreal 10000/15000 (pairs) - Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Finland 350000/550000 (pairs) 1998-2002 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Finland 100000/300000 (pairs) 1992 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
France 7000/11000 (pairs) 1998-2002 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
France 3000/3000 (pairs) 1986 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Germany 1100/1600 (pairs) 1995-1999 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Germany 1600/1600 (pairs) 1985 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Italy 8000/10000 (pairs) 1997-2003 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Italy 10000/15000 (pairs) 1982 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Latvia 15000/30000 (individuals) 1990-2000 Wintering Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Latvia 5000/10000 (pairs) 1990-2000 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Latvia Boreal 5000/10000 (pairs) - Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Liechtenstein 60/100 (individuals) 1998-2000 Wintering Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Liechtenstein 40/70 (pairs) 1998-2000 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Liechtenstein Alpine 120/120 (pairs) 1989 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Lithuania 2000/3000 (pairs) 1999-2001 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Lithuania Boreal 2000/3000 (pairs) 1985-1988 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Netherlands 15/23 (pairs) 1998-2000 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Netherlands Atlantic 29/40 (pairs) 1989-1991 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Norway 100000/200000 (pairs) 1992-2002 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Norway 100000/200000 (pairs) 1990 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Poland 800/900 (pairs) 1997-1999 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Poland 3000/6000 (pairs) - Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Romania 80/120 (individuals) 1990-2000 Wintering Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Romania 60/80 (pairs) 1998-2002 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Romania 40/70 (pairs) - Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Russian Federation 1850000/2150000 (pairs) 2000 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Russian Federation 100000/1000000 (pairs) - Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Slovakia 500/800 (individuals) 1990-1999 Wintering Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Slovakia 200/300 (pairs) 1980-1999 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Slovakia 200/300 (pairs) - Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Slovenia 1000/2000 (pairs) 1994 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Slovenia 500/1000 (pairs) - Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Sweden 150000/200000 (pairs) 1999-2000 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Sweden 200000/400000 (pairs) 1987 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Switzerland 7500/10000 (pairs) 1993-1996 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Switzerland 7500/10000 (pairs) 1989 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Ukraine 1600/3000 (pairs) 1990-2000 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Ukraine 1000/1300 (pairs) 1988 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
United Kingdom 5000/8100 (pairs) 1995-1996 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
United Kingdom Atlantic 10000/15000 (pairs) 1988-1991 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Source: BirdLife International

Population trends from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

55 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Period Status Trend Quality Source Published
Albania 1990-2000 Breeding Unknown Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Albania 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Austria 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Austria 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Belarus 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Belarus 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Belgium 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing between 30% to 49% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Belgium 1970-1990 Breeding Large decrease of at least 50% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Czech Republic 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing between 50% to 79% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Czech Republic Continental 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Denmark 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing but no trend value given Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Denmark 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Estonia 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Estonia 1990-2000 Wintering Decreasing between 20% to 29% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Estonia Boreal 1970-1990 Breeding Large decrease of at least 50% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Finland 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing : 15 % Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Finland 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
France 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing between 0% to 9% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
France 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Germany 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Germany 1970-1990 Breeding Large decrease of at least 50% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Italy 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing between 0% to 19% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Italy 1970-1990 Breeding Fluctuating with changes of at least 20%, but no clear trend Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Latvia 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Latvia 1990-2000 Wintering Stable between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Latvia Boreal 1970-1990 Breeding Large decrease of at least 50% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Liechtenstein 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing between 10% to 19% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Liechtenstein 1990-2000 Wintering Decreasing between 10% to 19% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Liechtenstein Alpine 1970-1990 Breeding Stable, or change of less than 20% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Lithuania 1990-2000 Breeding Increasing between 20% to 29% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Lithuania Boreal 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Netherlands 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing : 46 % Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Netherlands Atlantic 1970-1990 Breeding Large decrease of at least 50% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Norway 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Norway 1970-1990 Breeding Stable, or change of less than 20% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Poland 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing between 50% to 79% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Poland 1970-1990 Breeding Large decrease of at least 50% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Romania 1990-2000 Breeding Fluctuating between 20% to 29% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Romania 1990-2000 Wintering Stable between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Romania 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Russian Federation 1990-2000 Breeding Increasing between 0% to 19% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Russian Federation 1970-1990 Breeding Large decrease of at least 50% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Slovakia 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing between 50% to 79% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Slovakia 1990-2000 Wintering Unknown Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Slovakia 1970-1990 Breeding Large decrease of at least 50% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Slovenia 1990-2000 Breeding Increasing between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Slovenia 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Sweden 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing between 40% to 49% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Sweden 1970-1990 Breeding Small increase of 20-49% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Switzerland 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing between 0% to 9% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Switzerland 1970-1990 Breeding Fluctuating with changes of at least 20%, but no clear trend Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Ukraine 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing between 30% to 49% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Ukraine 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
United Kingdom 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing : 74 % Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
United Kingdom Atlantic 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Source: BirdLife International
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