Syria


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

References

  • Evans, M. I. (ed) (1994) Important Bird Areas in the Middle East. Cambridge, UK: BirdLife International.

Syria at a glance

Capital

Damascus

Area

185,180 km2

BirdLife Partner

The Syrian Society for the Conservation of Wildlife

Species

Total number of birds 348
Globally threatened birds 17
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 23
Total IBA area 1,143,500 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2021) Country profile: Syria. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/syria. Checked: 2021-12-03