Dominican Republic


1288 km
285121 km2
4




Albatrosses
0
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
2
Cormorants
1

Storm-petrels
1
Auks
0
Gulls and terns
17
Ducks, geese and swans
0


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
2 (110th)
7% (132nd)
0
1
1
0
28
0

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

Dominican Republic at a glance

Capital

Santo Domingo

Area

48,670 km2

BirdLife Partner

Grupo Jaragua

Species

Total number of birds 245
Globally threatened birds 17
Country endemics 2

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 21
Total IBA area 722,040 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2020) Country profile: Dominican Republic. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/dominican-republic. Checked: 2020-07-07