Poland


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

Heath, M. F., Evans, M. I., Hoccom, D. G., Payne, A. J. and Peet, N. B. (eds) (2000) Important Bird Areas in Europe: priority sites for conservation, Volume 1 Northern Europe. Cambridge, UK: BirdLife International.

References

  • Skov, H., Vatikus, G., Raudonikis, L., Sidlo, P. O., Kalamees, A., Luigijze, L., Stipneice, A., Welander, B., Kondratyev, A,. Grishanov, G., Scheller, W., Struwe-Juhl, B., Leivo, M., Flensted, K. N. and Rasmussen, J. F. (2000) Inventory of coastal and marine Important Bird Areas in the Baltic Sea. Cambridge, UK: BirdLife International.
  • Wilk, T., Jujka, M., Krogulec, J. and Chylarecki, P. (eds) (2010) Ostoje ptaków o znanczeniu mi?zynarodowym w Polsce [Important Bird Areas of International Importance in Poland]. Warsaw: Ogólnopolskie Towarzystwo Ochrony Ptaków. [In Polish]
  • Gromadzki, M. and Sidlo, P. O. (2000) Ostoje ptaków na polskim wybrzezu Baltyku [Important Bird Areas on the Polish Baltic coast]. Gdansk: Ogólnopolskie Towarzystwo Ochrony Ptaków. [In Polish]
  • Gromadzki, M., Dyrcz, A., Glowacinski, Z. and Wieloch, M. (1994) Ostoje ptaków w Polsce [Important Bird Areas in Poland]. Gdansk: Ogólnopolskie Towarzystwo Ochrony Ptaków. [In Polish].

Poland at a glance

Capital

Warsaw

Area

312,685 km2

BirdLife Partner

Ogólnopolskie Towarzystwo Ochrony Ptaków

Species

Total number of birds 290
Globally threatened birds 11
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 175
Total IBA area 6,407,975 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 0



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2019) Country profile: Poland. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/poland. Checked: 2019-04-25