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BBS annual reports

The BBS started in 1994, and a report is produced every year containing population changes and other results from the scheme. Annual reports for every year back to 1994 can be viewed and downloaded.

BBS population trends

Bird population trends are published annually, and results from the most recent year are shown here.

Trend tables
Trend graphs

Combined results from a number of BTO schemes, including joint CBC/BBS trends, can be found in the BirdTrends Report. Trends published in previous years can be found by downloading the relevant annual report from the BBS publications page.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions limiting survey coverage in 2020, the resulted covered a reduced suite of species for England only. Click here see these restricted results for 2020

Maps of population density and trends

Maps showing both bird density estimates and population change for 49 common bird species, modelled using BBS data.

Country, region and county species summaries

Annual numbers of species recorded, and number of BBS squares per species, by country (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland), by English Region, and by county. These lists are updated annually.

Mammal monitoring

The latest mammal population trends produced using BBS data, and counts of mammals recorded on BBS squares in the most recent year.

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