Many of our birding hotspots are part of Important Bird Areas, which have been designated by BirdLife International. In May 2010, BirdLife International released the IBA directory for the Americas. PDF of all chapters are available free of charge from BirdLife's website. Use the following links to obtain the Guatemala chapter from the IBA directory and other recent publications on Guatemalan IBAs.
Download a PDF of: Eisermann, K. & C. Avendaño (2009) Guatemala. Pp. 235-242 In: C. Devenish, D. F. Diaz Fernández, R. P. Clay, I. Davidson & I. Y. Zabala (eds.) Important Bird Areas Americas, priority sites for biodiversity conservation. BirdLife Conservation Series 16. Birdlife International, Quito, Ecuador.
Download a PDF of: Eisermann, K. & C. Avendaño (2009) Conservation priority-setting in Guatemala through the identification of Important Bird Areas. Proceedings of the Fourth International Partners in Flight Conference, Tundra to Tropics: 315-327.
Download a PDF: Eisermann, K. & C. Avendaño (2009) Important Bird Areas of the Neotropics: Guatemala. Neotropical Birding 5: 4-11.