Corbett is said to be a haven for bird-watchers with a great diversity of bird species recorded in the area. The Corbett Tiger Reserve is listed as an Important Bird Area (IBA) by BirdLife International. Of the approximate 1300 species of birds found in the Indian subcontinent, more than 40% have been recorded in the Corbett landscape.

This report published by The Corbett Foundation identifies the current threats to Great Indian Bustards in Kutch and recommends measures for their long term survival.