State of the world's birds case studies

Response: What can be done to improve the status of birds

Key publications


  • Kozulin, A. V., Vergeichik, L., Nikiforov, M., Ivanovski, V., Birjucov, V., Dombrovski, V., Grichik, V., Maximencov, M., Byshniov, I., Sidorovich, V., Cherkas, N., Mongin, E., Pinchuk, P., Karlinova, N. and Zuyonov, S. (2008) Important Bird Areas of Belarus. Minsk: APB-BirdLife.
  • Kozulin, A. V., Dombrovski, A. Ch., Ivanovski, V. V., Maximenkov, M. V., Nikiforov, M. E., Skuratovich, A. N., Birjukov, V. P., Grichik, V. V., Dmitrerok, M. G., Byshirov, M. G., Sidorovich, V. E., Cherkas, N. D., Mongoin, E. A., Pinchuk, P. V., Zhuravliov, D. V. and Abramchuck, A. V. (2005) Скарбы Прыроад Ñ‹ Беларусı [Treasures of Belarusian nature. Areas of international significance for the conservation of biological diversity]. Minsk. [In Belarusian and English]

Belarus at a glance




207,600 km2

BirdLife Partner



Total number of birds 263
Globally threatened birds 11
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 53
Total IBA area 1,616,310 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 0

Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2022) Country profile: Belarus. Available from Checked: 2022-10-02