Swiss Breeding Bird Atlas 2013–2016 now online

The Swiss Breeding Bird Atlas 2013–2016 was published end of 2018. Now all information of the Swiss Atlas is freely available online in four languages (English, French, German and Italian). There you find also additional content and interactive maps. Here are the links in English:

You can also download the whole atlas as a PDF (83 MB); for the PDFs in other languages (French, German, Italian), please contact

Besides that, the population trends of all breeding birds have been updated until 2018. They are included in the annual publication “The State of Birds in Switzerland”. The recently published 2019 report focuses on the 20th anniversary of “Monitoring common breeding birds”.


Peter Knaus, 9.9.2019