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Orange-breasted Bunting, one of Mexico’s more than 100 endemic species: Photo by Ana Paula Oxom

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Mexico! Known for its rich cultural heritage and varied landscapes, Mexico boasts diverse ecosystems ranging from lush rainforests to arid deserts, coastal lagoons, and high mountain ranges. These environments support a vast array of bird species. In this section, you’ll explore our curated guides that highlight the avian wonders of Mexico. From the vibrant colors of the Resplendent Quetzal in the cloud forests to the striking presence of the caracara in the northern deserts, Mexico’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural beauty. Whether you’re birdwatching in the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve or exploring the mangroves of the Yucatán Peninsula, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Mexican birds.