Dataset Overview

Point counts of breeding birds seen or heard conducted twice during breeding season.

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The primary goal is to conduct habitat-specific monitoring of forest interior breeding birds and to determine trends over time.

Data Collection Status

Data collection for this dataset is ongoing

Start date



7715 records with 13 fields

Data Availability

Available for download

Data License

CC BY-NC-SA - Attribution, Non-commercial, Share alike license logo

Preferred Citation

Steven Faccio. 2017. Forest Bird Surveys. VT Institute for Ecosystem Studies. FEMC. Can be found at:

Update Frequency


Maintenance Plan

Data is actively maintained and updated by Vermont Center for Ecostudies staff


  • Vermont Forest Bird Monitoring Program
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