State of the World's Birds - case studies

Pressure: Why birds are declining
Response: What can be done to improve the status of birds

Key publications


  • Pimathi, R., Jukmongkol, R., Round, P. D. and Tordoff, A. W. (eds) (2004) Directory of Important Bird Areas in the Kingdom of Thailand: key sites for conservation. Bangkok: Bird Conservation Society of Thailand and BirdLife International.

Thailand at a glance

Land area

513,120 km2

BirdLife Partner

Bird Conservation Society of Thailand


Total number of birds 939
Globally threatened birds 70
Country endemics 2

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 62
Total IBA area 44,928 km2
IBA area as % of land area 9%

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 6

Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2024) Country profile: Thailand. Downloaded from on 25/02/2024.