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Flat-billed Kingfisher, one of nine birds endemic to the island: Photo by Lars Petersson

Welcome to our guide to the birds of Samoa! This Pacific island nation is known for its stunning natural beauty, including lush rainforests, volcanic landscapes, and pristine coastlines. These diverse environments provide homes for a wide variety of bird species, many of which are endemic to the region. In this section, you’ll discover our curated guides that highlight the avian wonders of Samoa. From the vibrant colors of the Samoan Starling in the forests to the Tooth-billed Pigeon along the shorelines, Samoa’s birdlife offers a captivating glimpse into the islands’ rich biodiversity. Whether you’re observing seabirds on the rocky cliffs or exploring the verdant landscapes of Upolu and Savai’i, we invite you to delve into our guides and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Samoan birds.