Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas in Canada
Connecting Birds and People
Canada’s Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas Program is a
science-based initiative to identify, conserve, and
monitor a network of sites that provide essential
habitat for Canada’s bird populations.
A new partnership between Bird Studies Canada, Nature Canada, and the Gosling Foundation provides grants to support conservation action for threatened ecosystems. Learn more
The purpose of this web site is to provide a one-stop
resource for information about Canada’s Important Bird
- An IBA
search engine you can use to access maps,
and identify bird populations, habitat types, and
land use activities at Important Bird Areas across
- Tools for Canada’s network of
IBA Caretakers to
watch over and protect Canada’s Important Bird
Areas, and opportunities for you to join our
- News and information about the ongoing work of
Canada’s Important Bird Areas Program.
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