Our current surveys.


PondNet – A two year trial to establish a volunteer network to help monitor a fixed network of ponds across England. Here you can find out more about this project, about the survey methods involved, download survey sheets and enter data.

Ponds on the Map – Find out if there are ponds with uncommon species near you and if there are, get advice about how you can protect these species or create new ponds to help support them.

NPS and PSYM – Get survey method sheets and information to help monitor ponds. Here you can chose from (i) quick pond survey, (ii) PSYM survey – to assess pond quality, or (iii) National Pond Survey: a full pond assessment. These are the survey methods used to identify Priority Ponds.

NPMN – Find out about the National Pond Monitoring Network and send us your pond data using the entry sheets.