Ireland


State of the world's birds case studies

State: What we know about the changing state of birds
Response: What can be done to improve the status of birds

Key publications

References

  • Magee, E. and Coveney, J. (1995) Important Bird Areas (IBAs): threats and protection status. Monkstown: Irish Wildbird Conservancy.
  • European Commission (2014) National Summary for Article 12 2008-2012 Ireland

Ireland at a glance

Capital

Dublin

Area

70,273 km2

BirdLife Partner

BirdWatch Ireland

Species

Total number of birds 209
Globally threatened birds 9
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 105
Total IBA area 570,203 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 0



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