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Argentina

State of the world's birds case studies

State: What we know about the changing state of birds
Pressure: Why birds are declining
Response: What can be done to improve the status of birds

Key publications

References

  • Di Giacomo, A. S. (2005) Áreas importantes para la conservación de las aves en Argentina. Sitios prioritarias para la conservación de la biodiversidad [Important Bird Areas in Argentina. Priority sites for the conservation of biodiversity]. Temas de Naturaleza y Conservación 5. Buenos Aires: Aves Argentinas and Associación Ornitológica del Plata. [In Spanish]


Recommended Citation:
BirdLife International (2014) Country profile: Argentina. Available from: http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/argentina. Checked: 2014-11-26

Argentina at a glance

Capital

Buenos Aires

Area

2,780,400km2

BirdLife Partner

Aves Argentinas/AOP

Species

Total number of birds 1000
Globally threatened birds 50
Country endemics 9

Important Bird Areas

Number of IBAs 266
Total IBA area 31,818,741 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 10