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Phoenix Petrel in Kiribati: Photo by Eric VanderWerf

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Kiribati! This Pacific island nation is composed of 33 atolls and reef islands scattered across a vast expanse of ocean, offering a unique and fragile environment for its avian inhabitants. In this section, you’ll explore the beautiful birds of Kiribati through our carefully curated guides. From the striking plumage of the White Tern swooping over the turquoise lagoons to the cheerful songs of the Pacific Reed Warbler in the coastal mangroves, Kiribati’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s serene island ecosystems. Whether you’re birdwatching on Tarawa or exploring the unspoiled landscapes of Kiritimati, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Kiribati’s birds.