St Helena (to UK)

State of the World's Birds - case studies

Response: What can be done to improve the status of birds

Key publications

Sanders, S.M. (ed) (2006) Important Bird Areas in the United Kingdom Overseas Territories. Sandy, UK: Royal Society for the Protection of Birds.


  • Beard, A., Clingham, E. and Henry, L. (2013) St Helena Seabird Report 2004-2011. St Helena: Environmental Management Division

St Helena (to UK) at a glance

Land area

308 km2

BirdLife Partner



Total number of birds 67
Globally threatened birds 21
Country endemics 13

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 13
Total IBA area 231 km2
IBA area as % of land area 75%

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 3

Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2023) Country profile: St Helena (to UK). Downloaded from on 02/12/2023.