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Ethiopia

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Ruspoli’s Turaco, one of Ethiopia’s endemic species: Photo by Ahmet Karatash

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Ethiopia! Set in the Horn of Africa, Ethiopia is a country of rugged landscapes, diverse habitats, and rich avian biodiversity, offering birdwatchers an unparalleled experience. In this section, you’ll embark on a journey through our meticulously curated guides, each unveiling the unique avian treasures of Ethiopia. From the soaring lammergeiers over the jagged peaks of the Simien Mountains to the vibrant colors of the endemic Ethiopian bush-crow in the highland forests of the Bale Mountains, Ethiopia’s birdlife paints a vivid picture of its natural splendor. Whether you’re exploring the Rift Valley lakes teeming with flamingos or trekking through the remote Bale Mountains National Park, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Ethiopian birds.