Bird Survey Techniques for Professional Ecologists

Nick Moran and David Jarrett
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 09:00 to Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 17:00
Fully booked

Bespoke training, tailored to the needs of the ecological / environmental professional


This 2-day non-residential course costs £700 (incl. VAT). Lunch and refreshments will be provided both days.

Group bookings of two or more are eligible for a discount; for further details, please email training [at]

If there are sufficient bookings for this course, we may be able to accept up to two unwaged individuals at £500 (incl. VAT), on a first-come, first-served basis. To register interest in this offer, please email training [at]

A 2-day certificated training course in bird survey techniques and their applications, involving indoor taught theory and outdoor practical sessions covering:

  • Overview of BTO surveys
  • Scoping and data sources
  • Distance sampling methodology and analysis – point counts and transects
  • Territory mapping methodology and analysis
  • Survey selection, design and set-up
  • Application of ornithological methods to the EIA process

Numbers are limited to a maximum of 20. There will be a minimum of 2 expert trainers with the group, maintaining a high trainer-to-participant ratio.

For further details about this course, please visit the Professional Courses page.

Anne Cotton – | 01786 458021



British Trust for Ornithology
The Nunnery
IP24 2PU Thetford , NFK
United Kingdom
Norfolk GB

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