Ghana


539 km
227227 km2
6




Albatrosses
0
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
2
Cormorants
0

Storm-petrels
0
Auks
0
Gulls and terns
12
Ducks, geese and swans
0


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
1 (155th)
7% (133rd)
0
0
1
0
15
0

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

Ghana at a glance

Capital

Accra

Area

238,533 km2

BirdLife Partner

Ghana Wildlife Society

Species

Total number of birds 680
Globally threatened birds 23
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 40
Total IBA area 1,607,588 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2020) Country profile: Ghana. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/ghana. Checked: 2020-07-08