Iceland


4970 km
1764330 km2
67




Albatrosses
0
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
2
Cormorants
2

Storm-petrels
2
Auks
7
Gulls and terns
10
Ducks, geese and swans
10


IUCN Red List Status

1
0
5 (57th)
12% (81st)
0
0
5
1
36
0

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

Iceland at a glance

Capital

Reykjavík

Area

103,000 km2

BirdLife Partner

Fuglavernd - BirdLife Iceland

Species

Total number of birds 110
Globally threatened birds 7
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 99
Total IBA area 2,483,446 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 0



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2022) Country profile: Iceland. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/iceland. Checked: 2022-08-11