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Israel

State of the world's birds case studies

Pressure: Why birds are declining
Response: What can be done to improve the status of birds

References

  • Evans, M. I. (ed) (1994) Important Bird Areas in the Middle East. Cambridge, UK: BirdLife International.
  • Gancz, A. (ed) (1997) Important Bird Areas in Israel. The Torgos 27, Winter 97-98. Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel. [In Hebrew with English summary]


Recommended Citation:
BirdLife International (2014) Country profile: Israel. Available from: http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/israel. Checked: 2014-08-01

Israel at a glance

Capital

Jerusalem

Area

20,770km2

BirdLife Partner

Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel

Species

Total number of birds 386
Globally threatened birds 14
Country endemics 0

Important Bird Areas

Number of IBAs 15
Total IBA area 456,700 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1