Tanzania


State of the world's birds case studies

Introduction: The importance of birds to biodiversity
State: What we know about the changing state of birds
Pressure: Why birds are declining
Response: What can be done to improve the status of birds

Key publications

References

  • Baker, N. and Baker, E. (2002) Important bird areas in Tanzania: a first inventory. Dar es Salaam: Wildlife Conservation Society of Tanzania. 302 pp.

Tanzania at a glance

Capital

Dodoma

Area

947,300 km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 1,073
Globally threatened birds 48
Country endemics 31

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 80
Total IBA area 16,885,967 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 9



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2020) Country profile: Tanzania. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/tanzania. Checked: 2020-01-20