Wildlife Picture Index

The Wildlife Picture Index (WPI) combines photos from camera traps and relevant environmental data to understand how well efforts to protect biodiversity are functioning. It was designed to address the need for robust biodiversity monitoring indicators to fulfill the Convention on Biological Diversity’s goal to reduce the rate of biodiversity loss by 2020.

Unit of Measurement: 

Index without dimension

Description to get data: 

Use the field "Year Range Selection" to select the years, "Site Selection" to select the countries or regions in the world, and "Species Group Selection" to select the mammals and birds species.

Type of Indicator source: 

  • Non-governmental organisation