Congo, The Democratic Republic of the


37 km
787 km2
0




Albatrosses
0
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
2
Cormorants
1

Storm-petrels
0
Auks
0
Gulls and terns
8
Ducks, geese and swans
0


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
2 (130th)
14% (51st)
0
1
1
0
13
0

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

Congo, The Democratic Republic of the at a glance

Capital

Kinshasa

Area

2,344,858 km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 1,106
Globally threatened birds 42
Country endemics 16

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 19
Total IBA area 13,589,414 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 6



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2019) Country profile: Congo, The Democratic Republic of the. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/drc. Checked: 2019-12-13