Switzerland


State of the world's birds case studies

Key publications

References

  • Heer, L., Inderwildi, E., Keller, V., Müller, W., Schmid, H. and Stucki, S. (2008) Important Bird Areas IBA Schweiz, Suisse, Svizzera, Switzerland. Zürich and Sempach: Schweizer Vogelschutz SVS, BirdLife Schweiz andSchweizerische Vogelwarte Sempach. [In French and German].

Switzerland at a glance

Capital

Bern

Area

41,277 km2

BirdLife Partner

SVS/BirdLife Switzerland

Species

Total number of birds 286
Globally threatened birds 10
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 31
Total IBA area 546,460 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 0



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2023) Country profile: Switzerland. Available from http://datazone.birdlife.org/country/switzerland. Downloaded: 2023-02-01