Cape Verde


State of the world's birds case studies

Key publications

References

  • Hazevoet, C. J. (2012) Seventh report on birds from the Cape Verde Islands, including records of nine taxa new to the archipelago. Zoologia Caboverdiana 3: 1-28
  • Hille, S. M. and Collar, N. J. (2011) Status assessment of raptors in Cape Verde confirms a major crisis for scavengers. Oryx, 45: 217–224

Cape Verde at a glance

Capital

Praia

Area

4,033 km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 87
Globally threatened birds 7
Country endemics 7

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 16
Total IBA area 826,181 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2019) Country profile: Cape Verde. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/cape-verde. Checked: 2019-10-14