Finland


State of the world's birds case studies

Pressure: Why birds are declining
Response: What can be done to improve the status of birds

Key publications

References

  • Leivo, M., Asanti, T., Koskimies, P., Lammi, E., Lampolahti, J., Mikkola-Roos, M. and Virolainen, E. (2002) Suomen tärkeät lintualueet FINIBA [Important Bird Areas in Finland]. BirdLife Suomen julkaisuja 4. Kuopio: Suomen Graafiset Palvelut. [In Finnish].
  • Ellermaa, M. and Lindén, A. (2011) Suomen linnustonsuojelualueiden tila: suoejlu on unohdettu ja linnut voivat huonosti [Birds are not taken seriously in Finnish bird protection areas] Linnut Yearbook 2010, 142-168. [In Finnish with English summary]
  • Skov, H., Vatikus, G., Raudonikis, L., Sidlo, P. O., Kalamees, A., Luigijze, L., Stipneice, A., Welander, B., Kondratyev, A,. Grishanov, G., Scheller, W., Struwe-Juhl, B., Leivo, M., Flensted, K. N. and Rasmussen, J. F. (2000) Inventory of coastal and marine Important Bird Areas in the Baltic Sea. Cambridge, UK: BirdLife International.
  • European Commission (2014) National Summary for Article 12 2008-2012 Finland
  • European Commission (2014) National Summary for Article 12 2008-2012 France

Finland at a glance

Capital

Helsinki

Area

338,145 km2

BirdLife Partner

BirdLife SUOMI-FINLAND

Species

Total number of birds 263
Globally threatened birds 11
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 100
Total IBA area 2,810,791 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 0



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2020) Country profile: Finland. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/finland. Checked: 2020-02-28