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Egyptian Plover in Senegal: Photo by Luke Seitz

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Senegal! Situated along the western coast of Africa, Senegal offers a variety of landscapes, including savannas, wetlands, and coastal areas, providing habitats for a rich diversity of bird species. The country’s strategic location along migratory routes makes it an exceptional destination for birdwatchers. In this section, you’ll explore our curated guides that highlight the avian wonders of Senegal. From the Egyptian Plover to the sight of the Senegal Thick-knee along the shores, Senegal’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural beauty. Whether you’re observing migratory birds in the Sine-Saloum Delta or exploring the mangroves of Casamance, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Senegalese birds.