State of the World's Birds - case studies

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

Key publications


  • Yépez, I., Devenish, C. and Clay, R. P. (2010) Important Bird Areas in the Amazon Basin. Quito: BirdLife International Americas Secretariat.

Suriname at a glance

Land area

163,820 km2

BirdLife Partner



Total number of birds 695
Globally threatened birds 6
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 13
Total IBA area 50,623 km2
IBA area as % of land area 31%

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 4

Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2023) Country profile: Suriname. Downloaded from on 24/09/2023.