Woodcock survey resources
Please find below details of the survey instructions and recording forms which can be printed and taken into the field, so data can be subsequently entered on-line. You will also find other useful survey and supporting information.
Essential survey downloads:
Additional survey downloads:
It is essential to be familiar with the calls made by Woodcock before commencing your survey. The following examples cover all the main calls likely to be encountered.
- 'Whistle' calls'
- 'Whistle' and 'grunt' calls
- Two males interacting
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