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Nepal

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

  • Baral, H. S. and Inskipp, C. (2005) Important bird areas in Nepal: key sites for conservation. Kathmandu and Cambridge: Bird Conservation Nepal and BirdLife International.


Recommended Citation:
BirdLife International (2014) Country profile: Nepal. Available from: http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/nepal. Checked: 2014-08-22

Nepal at a glance

Capital

Kathmandu

Area

147,181km2

BirdLife Partner

Bird Conservation Nepal (Partner Designate)

Species

Total number of birds 809
Globally threatened birds 34
Country endemics 1

Important Bird Areas

Number of IBAs 27
Total IBA area 2,651,592 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 4