The following institutions have provided dedicated financial support to the development of this website and the 5th edition of the Waterbird Population Estimates:


The Ramsar Convention on Wetlands
Environment Canada
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The French version of this website has been realised in the context of the Mediterranean Waterbirds network supported by:


We have also received support from the following organisations for previous editions of the Waterbird Population Estimates:




Aarhus Universtiy, Department of Bioscience, Denmark

African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbird Agreement (AEWA)

Alterra Green World Research, The Netherlands

Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs, United Kingdom

Department for Fisheries & Game, Ministry of Agriculture & Forestry, Finland

Environmental protection Agency, Sweden

Federal Office for the Environment, Switzerland

Forest & Nature Agency, Ministry of the Environment, Denmark

Lynx Edicions, Spain

Migratory Birds of the Western palearctic (OMPO), France

Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation, The Netherlands

Nature & Forest Division, Ministry of Wallonia, Belgium

Office National de la Chasse et de la Faune Sauvage (ONCFS), France

The Heritage Service, Ireland

The Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC), United Kingdom

The Wetland Trust, United Kingdom



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