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Biodiversity and wildlife statistics

This series brings together all documents relating to biodiversity and wildlife statistics.

This series contains national and official statistics on biodiversity and wildlife. Biodiversity is the variety of living things and the natural environments that support them. Whilst it is not practicable to monitor every aspect of our environment, trends in selected species or environments can provide a good indication of the broad state of biodiversity.

Data is available from a wide range of national surveys and monitoring schemes coordinated by expert organisations, and some of the important ones are used and published as indicators by Defra to show whether our natural environment is being managed sustainably.

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Publications

  1. UK Biodiversity indicators
  2. England biodiversity indicators
  3. Wild bird populations in the UK
  4. Wild bird populations in England
  5. Butterflies in the wider countryside UK
  6. Butterflies in the wider countryside England
  7. Local sites in positive conservation management
  8. Expenditure on biodiversity

Statistical datasets

  1. ENV09 - England biodiversity indicators
  2. ENV07 - Wild bird populations in the UK
  3. ENV08 - Wild bird populations in England
  4. ENV10 - Local sites in positive conservation management
  5. ENV26 - Expenditure on biodiversity
Published 17 October 2013
Last updated 20 October 2015 + show all updates
  1. UK and england butterflies publication released
  2. re-grouped publications
  3. First published.