Faroe Islands (to Denmark)


1117 km
580175 km2
18




Albatrosses
0
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
2
Cormorants
2

Storm-petrels
2
Auks
7
Gulls and terns
11
Ducks, geese and swans
5


IUCN Red List Status

1
0
5 (51st)
14% (51st)
0
0
5
1
31
0

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

Faroe Islands (to Denmark) at a glance

Capital

Tórshavn

Area

1,393 km2

BirdLife Partner

Føroya Fuglafødifelag (Faroese Ornithological Society)

Species

Total number of birds 120
Globally threatened birds 5
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 19
Total IBA area 6,690 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 0



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2022) Country profile: Faroe Islands (to Denmark). Available from http://datazone.birdlife.org/country/faroe-islands. Downloaded: 2022-11-30