Authorship and Acknowledgements

These guidelines are produced under direction of the Bird Survey & Assessment Steering Group:

Iain Bolton (ALGE and LB of Lambeth); Abel Drewett (Ecus); Jamie Dunning (Imperial College London/CSA Environmental); Simon Gillings (BTO); Neil Harwood (Arup and CIEEM); Tim Hounsome (RSK Biocensus); Mark Lang (RSK Biocensus); James Latham (Independent); Duncan McLaughlin (Stantec); Nick Moran (BTO); Rob Robinson (BTO); Richard Saunders (Natural England); Paul Watts (Atkins); Jamie Woolam (CSA Environmental); and Lucy Wright (RSPB). Based on draft bird survey guidelines proposed by: Duncan McLaughlin (Stantec); Paul Watts (Atkins); Jamie Dunning (Imperial College London/CSA Environmental); Mark Lang (RSK Biocensus); and James Latham (Independent).

We would also like to thank those who have offered their time and made a significant contribution toward the development of the guidelines and the website thus far, particularly:

Dawn Balmer (BTO); Tom Clemence (CSA Environmental); Alex Cole (CSA Environmental); Olivia Collington (E3P); Howard Fearn (Avian Ecology); Tristan Folland (Mott MacDonald); Sarah Harris (BTO); Mike Hoit (Independent); Kathryn Skinner (RSK Biocensus); Richard Delahay (RSK Biocensus); and Aaron White (CSA Environmental).

Website created by:
Kathryn Skinner (RSK Biocensus), Lisa Thrower (RSK Biocensus) and Ruth Walker (BTO).

Website Image Attributions
Yellowhammer – Andreas Trepte www.avi-fauna.info Little Ringed Plover – Zeynel Cebeci , Black Redstart – Jannis , Peregrine Falcon – Mick Thompson , Skylark – Steve Childs , Little Tern – Francesco Veronesi , Song Thrush – Jason Thompson .