Geographic scope




3rd Atlas of birds in the breeding season in Spain

The Atlas establishes the distribution range, the abundance and the evolution of the population of all breeding birds in Spain. That is, it sets the essential parameters to determine the conservation status of all taxa nationwide and guides the work and priorities for its conservation.


This information is available for 4135 UTM grid cells (10 x 10 km), of the 5,600 that make up the territory.

  • Fourth Spring 2014-2017 population census
  • Spring 2014-2017 population census.
  • A total of 326 species of birds have been detected.
  • Recording of data regarding bird-observation through the online application and open recording of provided by volunteers through the eBird app.