Kenya


State of the world's birds case studies

Introduction: The importance of birds to biodiversity
State: What we know about the changing state of birds
Pressure: Why birds are declining
Response: What can be done to improve the status of birds

Key publications

References

  • Bennun, L. and Njoroge, P. (1999) Important Bird Areas in Kenya. Nairobi: Nature Kenya.

Kenya at a glance

Capital

Nairobi

Area

580,367 km2

BirdLife Partner

NatureKenya

Species

Total number of birds 1,056
Globally threatened birds 43
Country endemics 11

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 68
Total IBA area 6,650,062 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 8



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2020) Country profile: Kenya. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/kenya. Checked: 2020-05-28