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Djibouti Spurfowl, the country’s one recognized endemic species: Photo by Alain Laurent

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Djibouti! Situated in the Horn of Africa, Djibouti is a country of rugged landscapes and diverse ecosystems, providing habitat to a variety of bird species adapted to its arid environment. In this section, you’ll discover a curated collection of informative guides meticulously crafted to help you identify and understand the birds commonly found throughout Djibouti. From majestic raptors soaring over rocky cliffs to desert-adapted species foraging in the scrubland, Djibouti’s avian diversity offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural heritage. Whether you’re exploring the shores of Lake Assal or birding in the Goda Mountains, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Djiboutian birds.