France at a glance

Land area

643,801 km2

BirdLife Partner

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux


Total number of birds 359
Globally threatened birds 19
Country endemics 1

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 275
Total IBA area 100,768 km2
IBA area as % of land area 16%

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1

Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2023) Country profile: France. Downloaded from on 30/09/2023.