Important Bird Areas are evaluated according to science-based criteria that have been reviewed by a statewide committee of ornithological experts. The sites will be evaluated with reference to the following three criteria:
- Sites Important to Species of Conservation Concern in Texas. To view a complete list, click here.
- Sites that contain Rare, Exceptional or Diverse Habitat
- Sites where Birds Concentrate in Significant Numbers
If you would like to nominate an Important Bird Area, please complete the Site Nomination Form. If you have any questions, please contact Iliana Peña, Director of Conservation, Audubon Texas via email or 210-913-9798.
Site Nomination Form .doc
Please click on link, complete the form and email.