JNCC Official Statistics – List and release dates

In accordance with the regulations of the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007, and the resultant Code of Practice for Official Statistics, as a producer body of Official Statistics JNCC is required to maintain a list of the Official Statistics produced, their availability, and production timetables.  The following products have been identified as Official Statistics:

Release dates for JNCC Official Statistics
Statistical Series   First point of release Frequency Last Next
UK protected site Extent and Condition Statistics.

Hosted on JNCC website

Produced by JNCC collating data from Natural England, Natural Resources Wales (formally Countryside Council for Wales - CCW), Scottish Natural Heritage and Environment and Heritage Service Northern Ireland.

 

Publication of the UK Biodiversity Indicators delayed to 0930 on 19 January 2016 due to statistical reasons.

 

Annual 19/1/16 TBC
UK Biodiversity Indicators

Hosted on JNCC website

This release and publication report on UK progress towards meeting the biodiversity goals and targets ‘the Aichi targets’ agreed in 2010. These targets were set out in the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020. The UK is a signatory to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).

 

Publication of the UK Biodiversity Indicators delayed to 0930 on 19 January 2016 due to statistical reasons.

 

Annual 19/1/16 TBC
Point of first release for statistics on breeding birds.

Hosted by BTO

Produced by British Trust for Ornithology under partnership contract with JNCC and the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds.

 

Annual 07/07/16 July 2017
Point of first release for statistics on breeding seabirds.

Hosted on JNCC website

Produced by JNCC in partnership with BirdWatch Ireland, British Trust for Ornithology , Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, Natural Resources Wales (formally Countryside Council for Wales - CCW), Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture (Isle of Man), Department of Environment, Heritage and Local Government (Republic of Ireland), Manx Birdlife, Manx National Heritage , Natural England, Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, Scottish Natural Heritage , Scottish Wildlife Trust , Shetland Oil Terminal Environmental Advisory Group , States of Guernsey Government, the National Trust, the National Trust for Scotland, the Seabird Group.

 

Annual 29/10/15 30/09/2016
Point of first release for statistics on wintering waterbirds.

Hosted by BTO

Produced in partnership with British Trust for Ornithology, the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds and the Joint Nature Conservation Committee (the latter on behalf of the Council for Nature Conservation and the Countryside, Natural Resources Wales (formally Countryside Council for Wales - CCW), Natural England and Scottish Natural Heritage) in association with the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust.

 

Annual 11/05/16 May 2017
Point of first release for statistics on abundance of UK butterflies.

Hosted by Butterfly Conservation

Produced by Centre for Ecology and Hydrology and Butterfly Conservation under partnership contract with JNCC.

 

 

Annual 18/03/16 March 2017
Point of first release for Butterflies in the wider countryside: UK, 1976 to 2014.

Hosted on JNCC website

Produced by Centre for Ecology and Hydrology and Butterfly Conservation under partnership contract with JNCC.

These composite indices for specialist and generalist butterflies in the UK contribute to a suite of indicators due to be updated later this year (UK Biodiversity Indicators 2015). Earlier data availability is allowing their release ahead of that publication.

Annual 20/10/2015 TBC
Point of first release for statistics on the status of UK bats.

Hosted by Bat Conservation

Bat Conservation trust under partnership contract with JNCC.

 

Annual 05/05/16 May 2017
Point of first release for Mammal trends from National Gamebag Census data.

Hosted on GWT website

Produced by the Game and Wildlife Conservancy Trust, under partnership contract with JNCC.

 

Under review 05/07/12  
Point of first release of the 3 yearly site trends (site alerts) produced from the Wetland Birds Survey.

Hosted by BTO

Produced under partnership contract with British Trust for Ornithology and the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds.

Under review 08/05/13