En Suiza realizan ya un primer conteo de los milanos en noviembre y el resultado ha sido de 4.230 milanos reales lo que supone un récord para ese mes en el país. Más detalles se pueden ver en el texto que sigue.
A simultaneous Red kite count at all known roosts in Switzerland took place on 26th and 27th of November 2016.
Four new roosting places were found in autumn 2016; 56 sites are known to date. Forty-nine out of the 56 controlled roosts were occupied on the day of the census.
The 129 volunteers found all in all 4230 Red kites. This is the highest number since the start of the November counts in 2009.
At 20 different roosts the number exceeded 100 individuals with a maximum of 349 birds at one single site.
Next event: the international Red kite census on January 7th and 8th 2017.