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State of the world's birds case studies

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

Key publications


  • Del Coro Arizmendi, M. and Marquez Vadelamar, L. (eds) (2000) Áreas de Importancia para la Conservation de las Aves en México [Important Bird Areas in Mexico]. Mexico City: CONABIO. [In Spanish]

Recommended Citation:
BirdLife International (2015) Country profile: Mexico. Available from: Checked: 2015-05-07

Mexico at a glance


Mexico City



BirdLife Partner

Pronatura (Affiliate)


Total number of birds 1086
Globally threatened birds 61
Country endemics 100

Important Bird Areas

Number of IBAs 1
Total IBA area 870,212 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 22