Costa Rica


853 (23rd) 8
701 53
304 128


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
28 (45th)
4% (159th)
3
7
18
29
795
1

The numbers in brackets refer to the country's rank when compared to other countries and territories globally.

Costa Rica at a glance

Capital

San José

Area

51,100 km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 853
Globally threatened birds 28
Country endemics 8

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 21
Total IBA area 3,070,976 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 6



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2021) Country profile: Costa Rica. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/costa-rica. Checked: 2021-02-26