United Arab Emirates


1318 km
60361 km2
16




Albatrosses
0
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
1
Cormorants
2

Storm-petrels
1
Auks
0
Gulls and terns
17
Ducks, geese and swans
0


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
1 (187th)
4% (183rd)
0
0
1
1
25
0

The numbers in brackets refer to the country's rank when compared to other countries and territories globally.

United Arab Emirates at a glance

Capital

Abu Dhabi

Area

83,600 km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 293
Globally threatened birds 13
Country endemics 0

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 30
Total IBA area 420,325 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 0



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2020) Country profile: United Arab Emirates. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/united-arab-emirates. Checked: 2020-08-14