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Temminck’s Lark in Syria: Photo by Lars Petersson

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Syria! This Middle Eastern country features a variety of landscapes, including coastal plains along the Mediterranean, fertile river valleys, and arid deserts, which provide habitats for a wide range of bird species. Syria’s position along migratory routes makes it an important stop for many birdwatchers. In this section, you’ll explore our curated guides that highlight the avian wonders of Syria. From the striking Syrian Woodpecker in the forests to the graceful flight of the White Stork in the rural areas, Syria’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the country’s natural beauty. Whether you’re observing birds in the wetlands of Lake Assad or exploring the mountain ranges, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the intriguing world of Syrian birds.