Merlin Chick, Perthshire, 29th June 2013, K Brockie (1)
Merlin chick, Perthshire (K. Brockie)

Annual monitoring data

Please click on the links below to access summary data. These summaries are based on SRMS regions.  Descriptions of some of the main headings reported against are provided here.

2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022

National and regional trends

Our latest analysis of SRMS Merlin data for the period 2009-2018 produced no national trends in breeding number or productivity. Trends were produced for five of the 12 SRMS regions  and for six of the 20 NHZ regions for which the SRMS holds Merlin records.

Please see below for a more detailed account for this species. To find out more about the trends analysis and the various products we have been able to produce please visit the Trends pages.

Merlin trends 2009-2018

Local Merlin studies & projects

NamePeriodMain observerOther observersOrganisation