United Kingdom

United Kingdom at a glance

Land area

243,610 km2

BirdLife Partner

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds


Total number of birds 268
Globally threatened birds 12
Country endemics 1

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 313
Total IBA area 28,574 km2
IBA area as % of land area 12%

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1

Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2024) Country profile: United Kingdom. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/country/united-kingdom on 02/03/2024.