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micronesia birding
Pohnpei Fantail, an endemic of Micronesia: Photo by Janos Olah

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Micronesia! This region consists of thousands of small islands scattered across the western Pacific Ocean, with diverse ecosystems ranging from lush rainforests to coral reefs and volcanic islands. These unique habitats support a variety of bird species. In this section, you’ll discover our curated guides that showcase the avian wonders of Micronesia. From the striking plumage of the Micronesian Kingfisher in the forests to the graceful flight of seabirds like the Sooty Tern over the ocean, Micronesia’s birdlife presents a captivating glimpse into the area’s natural beauty. Whether you’re exploring the mangrove swamps or observing coastal shorebirds, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Micronesian birds.