Egypt


2450 km
303236 km2
16




Albatrosses
0
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
2
Cormorants
2

Storm-petrels
0
Auks
0
Gulls and terns
22
Ducks, geese and swans
1


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
1 (150th)
3% (191st)
0
0
1
0
38
0

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

Egypt at a glance

Capital

Cairo

Area

1,001,450 km2

BirdLife Partner

Nature Conservation Eqypt

Species

Total number of birds 378
Globally threatened birds 14
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 34
Total IBA area 3,617,382 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 0



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2019) Country profile: Egypt. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/egypt. Checked: 2019-11-12