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Booted Warbler in Latvia: Photo by Otto Samwald

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Latvia! Nestled along the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea, Latvia is a country of serene landscapes, including dense forests, rolling hills, and tranquil lakes and rivers. These varied habitats support a rich array of bird species, both migratory and resident. In this section, you’ll journey through our curated guides to discover Latvia’s avian wonders. From the graceful flight of the white-tailed eagle over the coastal marshes to the cheerful melodies of the Eurasian skylark in the open fields, Latvia’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural beauty. Whether you’re birdwatching in the ancient forests of Gauja National Park or exploring the pristine beaches of the Baltic coast, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Latvian birds.