USA


19920 km
13070614 km2
241




Albatrosses
3
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
29
Cormorants
6

Storm-petrels
8
Auks
21
Gulls and terns
42
Ducks, geese and swans
15


IUCN Red List Status

1
0
29 (2nd)
20% (26th)
2
7
20
16
104
0

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

USA at a glance

Capital

Washington, D.C.

Area

9,826,675 km2

BirdLife Partner

Audubon / American Bird Conservancy

Species

Total number of birds 844
Globally threatened birds 89
Country endemics 71

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 645
Total IBA area 118,040,776 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 10



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2021) Country profile: USA. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/usa. Checked: 2021-10-28