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  • Sklyarenko, S. L., Welch, G. R. and Brombacher, M. (eds) (2008) Important Bird Areas in Kazakhstan - priority sites for conservation. Almaty: Association for the Conservation of Biodiversity of Kazakhstan.
  • Sklyarenko, S. L. (2005) Inventory of important bird areas in Kazakhstan: interim report. Association for the Conservation of Biodiversity of Kazakhstan
  • Yerokhov, S. N. (2006) Past and current status of Anatidae populations in Kazakhstan In: Boere, G.C., Galbraith, C.A. & Stroud, D.A., ed. 2006. Waterbirds around the world. Edinburgh, UK: The Stationery Office Limited

Kazakhstan at a glance




2,724,900 km2

BirdLife Partner

Association for the Conservation of Biodiversity in Kazakhstan


Total number of birds 438
Globally threatened birds 27
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 127
Total IBA area 15,414,627 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 0

Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2023) Country profile: Kazakhstan. Available from http://datazone.birdlife.org/country/kazakhstan. Downloaded: 2023-06-05