International Waterbird Census Count form

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International Waterbird Census

Count form

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Thank you for returning this form to the IWC National Coordinator in [country]

[Name and address of the national structure leading IWC]

This form contains three tables: the 1st one concerning the details of the site, the 2nd the details of the visit and the 3rd to record your bird counts. Thank you to fill the three tables as well as possible.


Site code (Wetlands International code):

Site name:

National code (Wetlands International code):

Name of the complex:

Region (Wetlands International region):

GPS coordinates:

Latitude :

Longitude :


Date of the visit:

Site coverage (please tick):

/ /






Count quality (please tick):



Estimation et Comptage



Count method (please tick):

Survey on foot or vehicle

Survey by boat

Survey by plane

Telescope used

Phone number:

Niveau d’eau (please tick) :





Other observators:

Ice cover (please tick):

No frozen

Partly frozen

Complete frozen

Tide during (most of) the counting (please tick):

Arrival time on site:

No tide

Rising tide

High tide

Falling tide

Low tide

Departure time on site:

Weather conditions (rain, wind, fog, etc.) (please describe) :

Other comments:

Effects of weather conditions on counts (please tick):

No effect

Little effect

Moderate effect

Strong effect

Disturbance of waterbirds during the counting (please describe):

Effects of disturbance on counting (please tick):

No effect

Little effect

Moderate effect

Strong effect

Partners supporting wetland monitoring and waterbird census in [country]:

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List of the most common waterbird species in [country] (+ species globally threatened) sorted alphabetically by their English name (2nd column). Thank you to inscribe in the 3rd column the number of individuals counted and in the 4th column the total number by species.

Additional lines allow you to include waterbird species that you would not find in the list. You can also note other bird species (e.g. raptors, passerines, etc.).

Latine name

English name

Number of individuals


Rynchops flavirostris

African Skimmer

Gavia stellata

Arctic Loon

Sterna paradisaea

Arctic Tern

Larus armenicus

Armenian Gull

Larus audouinii

Audouin's Gull

Porzana pusilla

Baillon's Crake

Geronticus eremita

Bald Ibis

Branta leucopsis

Barnacle Goose

Limosa lapponica

Bar-tailed Godwit

Cygnus columbianus

Bewick's Swan

Ciconia nigra

Black Stork

Chlidonias niger

Black Tern

Croicocephalus ridibundus

Black-headed Gull

Rissa tridactyla

Black-legged Kittiwake

Podiceps nigricollis

Black-necked Grebe

Limosa limosa

Black-tailed Godwit

Glareola nordmanni

Black-winged Pratincole

Himantopus himantopus

Black-winged Stilt

Onychoprion anaethetus

Bridled Tern

Limicola falcinellus

Broad-billed Sandpiper

Branta canadensis

Canada Goose

Larus cachinnans

Caspian Gull

Charadrius asiaticus

Caspian Plover

Sterna caspia

Caspian Tern

Bubulcus ibis

Cattle Egret

Glareola pratincola

Collared Pratincole

Fulica atra

Common Coot

Grus grus

Common Crane

Somateria mollissima

Common Eider

Bucephala clangula

Common Goldeneye

Larus canus

Common Gull

Gavia immer

Common Loon

Mergus merganser

Common Merganser

Aythya ferina

Common Pochard

Tringa totanus

Common Redshank

Actitis hypoleucos

Common Sandpiper

Melanitta nigra

Common Scoter

Tadorna tadorna

Common Shelduck

Gallinago gallinago

Common Snipe

Sterna hirundo

Common Tern

Dromas ardeola

Crab Plover

Sterna bergii

Crested Tern

Calidris ferruginea

Curlew Sandpiper

Pelecanus crispus

Dalmatian Pelican

Branta bernicla

Dark-bellied Brant

Anthropoides virgo

Demoiselle Crane

Charadrius morinellus


Calidris alpina


Alopochen aegyptiaca

Egyptian Goose

Botaurus stellaris

Eurasian Bittern

Numenius arquata

Eurasian Curlew

Gallinula chloropus

Eurasian Moorhen

Platalea leucorodia

Eurasian Spoonbill

Anas crecca

Eurasian Teal

Anas penelope

Eurasian Wigeon

Scolopax rusticola

Eurasian Woodcock

Pluvialis apricaria

European Golden Plover

Larus argentatus

European Herring Gull

Phalacrocorax aristotelis

European Shag

Aythya nyroca

Ferruginous Duck

Anas strepera


Anas querquedula


Plegadis falcinellus

Glossy Ibis

Ardea goliath

Goliath Heron

Larus marinus

Great Black-backed Gull

Larus ichthyaetus

Great Black-headed Gull

Phalacrocorax carbo

Great Cormorant

Podiceps cristatus

Great Crested Grebe

Gallinago media

Great Snipe

Casmerodius albus

Great White Egret

Pelecanus onocrotalus

Great White Pelican

Phoenicopterus roseus

Greater Flamingo

Rostratula benghalensis

Greater Painted-snipe

Charadrius leschenaultii

Greater Sand Plover

Aythya marila

Greater Scaup

Anser albifrons

Greater White-fronted Goose

Tringa ochropus

Green Sandpiper

Tringa nebularia


Ardea cinerea

Grey Heron

Phalaropus fulicarius

Grey Phalarope

Pluvialis squatarola

Grey Plover

Anser anser

Greylag Goose

Gelochelidon nilotica

Gull-billed Tern

Podiceps auritus

Horned Grebe

Lymnocryptes minimus

Jack Snipe

Charadrius alexandrinus

Kentish Plover

Charadrius pecuarius

Kittlitz's Plover

Larus fuscus

Lesser Black-backed Gull

Sterna bengalensis

Lesser Crested Tern

Phoenicopterus minor

Lesser Flamingo

Anser erythropus

Lesser White-fronted Goose

Ixobrychus minutus

Little Bittern

Porzana parva

Little Crake

Egretta garzetta

Little Egret

Tachybaptus ruficollis

Little Grebe

Hydrocoleus minutus

Little Gull

Charadrius dubius

Little Ringed Plover

Calidris minuta

Little Stint

Sternula albifrons

Little Tern

Clangula hyemalis

Long-tailed Duck

Anas platynrhynchos


Marmaronetta angustirostris

Marbled Duck

Tringa stagnatilis

Marsh Sandpiper

Larus melanocephalus

Mediterranean Gull

Cygnus olor

Mute Swan

Nycticorax nycticorax

Night Heron

Vanellus vanellus

Northern Lapwing

Anas acuta

Northern Pintail

Anas clypeata

Northern Shoveler

Haematopus ostralegus


Recurvirostra avosetta

Pied Avocet

Pelecanus rufescens

Pink-backed Pelican

Anser brachyrhynchus

Pink-footed Goose

Ardea purpurea

Purple Heron

Calidris maritima

Purple Sandpiper

Porphyrio porphyrio

Purple Swamp-hen

Phalacrocorax pygmaeus

Pygmy Cormorant

Calidris canutus

Red Knot

Branta ruficollis

Red-breasted Goose

Mergus serrator

Red-breasted Merganser

Netta rufina

Red-crested Pochard

Fulica cristata

Red-knobbed Coot

Podiceps grisegena

Red-necked Grebe

Phalaropus lobatus

Red-necked Phalarope

Gavia arctica

Red-throated Diver

Charadrius hiaticula

Ringed Plover

Sterna dougallii

Roseate Tern

Sterna maxima

Royal Tern

Oxyura jamaicensis

Ruddy Duck

Tadorna ferruginea

Ruddy Shelduck

Philomachus pugnax


Threskiornis aethiopicus

Sacred Ibis

Calidris alba


Sterna sandvicensis

Sandwich Tern

Burhinus senegalensis

Senegal Thick-knee

Numenius tenuirostris

Slender-billed Curlew

Croicocephalus genei

Slender-billed Gull

Mergus albellus


Vanellus gregarius

Sociable Plover

Larus hemprichii

Sooty Gull

Porzana porzana

Spotted Crake

Tringa erythropus

Spotted Redshank

Vanellus spinosus

Spur-winged Plover

Ardeola ralloides

Squacco Heron

Burhinus oedicnemus


Butorides striatus

Striated Heron

Anser fabalis

Taiga Bean Goose

Calidris temminckii

Temminck's Stint

Tringa cinerea

Terek Sandpiper

Aythya fuligula

Tufted Duck

Arenaria interpres


Melanitta fusca

Velvet Scoter

Rallus aquaticus

Water Rail

Egretta gularis

Western Reef Egret

Numenius phaeopus


Chlidonias hybridus

Whiskered Tern

Ciconia ciconia

White Stork

Sterna repressa

White-cheeked Tern

Larus leucophthalmus

White-eyed Gull

Oxyura leucocephala

White-headed Duck

Vanellus leucurus

White-tailed Plover

Chlidonias leucopterus

White-winged Black Tern

Cygnus cygnus

Whooper Swan

Tringa glareola

Wood Sandpiper

Larus michahellis

Yellow-legged Gull

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Thank you for your availability and the time you kindly devote to this important monitoring!

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