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Burkina Faso

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Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird in Burkina Faso: Photo by Nick Hobgood

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Burkina Faso! Situated in West Africa, Burkina Faso is a landlocked country with diverse ecosystems that support a rich variety of bird species. In this section, you’ll discover a curated collection of informative guides meticulously crafted to help you identify and understand the birds commonly sighted in Burkina Faso. From colorful songbirds in savannah woodlands to majestic raptors soaring over arid landscapes, Burkina Faso’s avian residents offer a captivating glimpse into the natural beauty of this Sahelian nation. Whether you’re exploring the protected areas of Arly National Park or birdwatching along the banks of the Niger River, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Burkinabe birds.