Endangered Birds of Europe
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Common Name Range ***
Aquatic Warbler Belarus, Germany, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine
Asian Dowitcher Europe
Audouin's Gull Europe
Azores Bullfinch Portugal
Azores Wood Pigeon East Atlantic Ocean (Azores)
Baer's Pochard Asia, vagrant populations in Pakistan and the Philippines
Balearic Shearwater Europe
Black-browed Albatross Europe
Black-capped Petrel Europe
Black-faced Spoonbill Russia
Black-tailed Godwit Europe
Black-winged Pratincole Africa to Asia
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Europe
Canarian Black Oystercatcher Atlantic Ocean (Canary Islands)
Cinereous Bunting Greece, Turkey
Cinereous Vulture Europe
Corncrake Africa to Asia
Dalmatian Pelican Europe
Dartford Warbler Europe
Eastern Imperial Eagle Spain
Egyptian Vulture Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East
Elegant Tern Belgium, Denmark, France, Ireland
Emperor Goose Russia
Eurasian Curlew Europe
Eurasian Peregrine Falcon Eurasia south to Africa and Mideast
European Roller Europe
Fea's Petrel Ireland, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom
Ferruginous Duck Europe
Freira Portugal, Spain
Golden-winged Warbler Europe
Great Bustard Europe
Great Snipe Europe
Greater Spotted Eagle Europe
Hooded Crane Russia
Houbara Bustard Europe
Ivory Gull Europe
Japanese Crane Russia
Japanese Crested Ibis Russia
Kittlitz's Murrelet Russia
Lappet-faced Vulture Europe
Lesser Flamingo Europe
Lesser Kestrel Europe
Lesser White-fronted Goose Europe
Little Bustard Europe
Mottled Petrel Europe
Nordmann's Greenshank Russia, Japan, south to Malaya, Borneo
Northern Bald Ibis Europe
Oriental White Stork Russia
Pallid Harrier Europe
Providence Petrel Europe
Red Kite Europe
Red-breasted Goose Europe
Red-footed Falcon Europe
Saker Falcon Europe
Short-tailed Albatross Europe
Slender-billed Curlew Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
Sociable Lapwing Europe
Sooty Shearwater Europe
Spoon-billed Sandpiper Russia
Steller's Eider Europe
Trindade Petrel Portugal
White-headed Duck Africa to Asia
Yelkouan Shearwater Europe

**What birds are listed here?:

The Europe section of this site lists the folllowing birds appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Birds that dwell in or migrate to any region found in Europe and any nearby islands of the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Birds that dwell in the East Atlantic Ocean (Azores).
  • Birds of Iceland.
  • Birds that dwell in the Adriatic Sea and Sea of Azov.
  • Birds that dwell in the Black and Caspian Sea.
  • Birds that dwell in Corsica.
  • Birds that dwell in Cyprus.
  • Birds of the Palearctic.
  • Birds of Russia.
  • Birds of Eurasia.
  • Some species dwelling on the North African Coast.
  • Birds of the Mediterranean Sea and islands located in the Mediterranean Sea.
  • Birds dwelling in islands of Spain (Canary, Balearic).

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About EEC page.

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