South Korea


State of the world's birds case studies

Introduction: The importance of birds to biodiversity
Response: What can be done to improve the status of birds

Key publications

References

  • Birds Korea (2010) The Birds Korea Bird Review 2010. Republic of Korea: Birds Korea

South Korea at a glance

Capital

Seoul

Area

99,720 km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 359
Globally threatened birds 33
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 40
Total IBA area 137,140 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2020) Country profile: South Korea. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/south-korea. Checked: 2020-05-29