Uganda


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

  • Byaruhanga, A., Kasoma, P. and Pomeroy, D. (2001) Important Bird Areas in Uganda. Kampala: Nature Uganda and The East African Natural History Society.
  • Opige Odull, M. and Byaruhanga, A. (2010) Important Bird Areas in Uganda. Status and trends 2009. Kampala: NatureUganda.
  • Opige Odull, M. and Byaruhanga, A. (2009) Important Bird Areas in Uganda. Status and trends 2008. Kampala: NatureUganda.
  • Nature Uganda (2011) African Waterfowl Census African Waterfowl Census Report for Uganda - July. Nature Uganda: Uganda
  • Nature Uganda (2012) African Waterfowl Census Report for Uganda - July. Nature Uganda: Uganda
  • Nature Uganda (2013) African Waterfowl Census Report for Uganda - July. Nature Uganda: Uganda
  • Nature Uganda (2014) African Waterfowl Census Report for Uganda - January. Nature Uganda: Uganda
  • Nature Uganda (2014) African Waterfowl Census Report for Uganda - July. Nature Uganda: Uganda
  • Nature Uganda (2012) African Waterfowl Census Report for Uganda - January. Nature Uganda: Uganda
  • Nature Uganda (2013) African Waterfowl Census Report for Uganda - January. Nature Uganda: Uganda
  • Nature Uganda (2011) African Waterfowl Census Report for Uganda - January. Nature Uganda: Uganda
  • Pomeroy, D. & Asasira, J. (2011) Monitoring bird populations in Uganda – the first 25 years. pp. 113–119. In: Harebottle, D.M., Craig, A.J.F.K., Anderson, M.D., Rakotomanana, H. & Muchai, M. (eds). Proceedings of the 12th Pan-African Ornithological Congress, 2008. Cape Town, Animal Demography Unit. ISBN: 978-0-7992-2361-3.

Uganda at a glance

Capital

Kampala

Area

241,038 km2

BirdLife Partner

NatureUganda

Species

Total number of birds 999
Globally threatened birds 29
Country endemics 1

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 34
Total IBA area 1,899,721 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 6



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2018) Country profile: Uganda. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/uganda. Checked: 2018-10-21