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French Polynesia

State of the world's birds case studies

Introduction: The importance of birds to biodiversity
State: What we know about the changing state of birds
Response: What can be done to improve the status of birds


Recommended Citation:
BirdLife International (2014) Country profile: French Polynesia. Available from: http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/french-polynesia. Checked: 2014-12-26

French Polynesia at a glance

Capital

Papeete

Area

4,167km2

BirdLife Partner

Société d'Ornithologie de Polynésie (Manu)

Species

Total number of birds 91
Globally threatened birds 31
Country endemics 27

Important Bird Areas

Number of IBAs 30
Total IBA area 88,874 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 5