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Lebanon

State of the world's birds case studies

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.
  • Khairallah, N. H. and Conroy, C. (2010) New Important Bird Areas in Lebanon - a research and community conservation project March 2005 - February 2008. Sandgrouse 32: 120-133.


Recommended Citation:
BirdLife International (2014) Country profile: Lebanon. Available from: http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/lebanon. Checked: 2014-12-20

Lebanon at a glance

Capital

Beirut

Area

10,400km2

BirdLife Partner

Society for the Protection of Nature and Natural Resources in Lebanon

Species

Total number of birds 294
Globally threatened birds 9
Country endemics 0

Important Bird Areas

Number of IBAs 15
Total IBA area 49,544 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1