Lebanon


225 km
23275 km2
1




Albatrosses
0
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
2
Cormorants
1

Storm-petrels
0
Auks
0
Gulls and terns
12
Ducks, geese and swans
1


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
1 (166th)
5% (165th)
0
0
1
0
19
0

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

Lebanon at a glance

Capital

Beirut

Area

10,400 km2

BirdLife Partner

Society for the Protection of Nature in Lebanon

Species

Total number of birds 296
Globally threatened birds 11
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 15
Total IBA area 49,544 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2021) Country profile: Lebanon. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/lebanon. Checked: 2021-11-27