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Venezuela

State of the world's birds case studies

Introduction: The importance of birds to biodiversity

Key publications

References

  • Yépez, I., Devenish, C. and Clay, R. P. (2010) Important Bird Areas in the Amazon Basin. Quito: BirdLife International Americas Secretariat.
  • BirdLife International and Conservation International (2005) Áreas Importantes para la Conservación de las Aves en los Andes Tropicales: sitios prioritarios para la conservacíon de la biodiversidad [Important Bird Areas in the Tropical Andes: priority sites for biodiversity conservation]. Quito: BirdLife International. [In Spanish]


Recommended Citation:
BirdLife International (2014) Country profile: Venezuela. Available from: http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/venezuela. Checked: 2014-12-28

Venezuela at a glance

Capital

Caracas

Area

912,050km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 1365
Globally threatened birds 46
Country endemics 43

Important Bird Areas

Number of IBAs 75
Total IBA area 24,928,973 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 7