Philippines


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

  • Mallari, N. A. D., Tabaranza, B. R. Jnr and Crosby, M. J. (2001) Key Conservation Sites in the Philippines: a Haribon Foundations and BirdLife International directory of Important Bird Areas. Makati City: Bookmark.

Philippines at a glance

Capital

Manila

Area

300,000 km2

BirdLife Partner

Haribon Foundation

Species

Total number of birds 593
Globally threatened birds 93
Country endemics 258

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 117
Total IBA area 3,406,672 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 10



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2019) Country profile: Philippines. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/philippines. Checked: 2019-09-24