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Grey Pratincole in Mali: Photo by Caroline Sanchez

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Mali! This West African country is known for its vast desert landscapes, including parts of the Sahara, as well as fertile regions along the Niger River, creating a variety of habitats for different bird species. In this section, you’ll explore our curated guides that showcase the avian wonders of Mali. From the regal flight of the Lappet-faced Vulture over the arid savannas to the vibrant colors of the Northern Red Bishop in the wetlands, Mali’s birdlife presents a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural diversity. Whether you’re birding in the lush areas of the Inner Niger Delta or exploring the sandy dunes of the north, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Malian birds.