Photos of Sea Birds / Waders / Shorebirds / Lake & River / Wetland Birds Found in Vanuatu


Vanuatu is an island nation located in the South Pacific Ocean

Alphabetic Index of Birds Found on Vanuatu and Map

Below are photos of the birds found on Vanuatu that are associated with bodies of water or wetlands. Each photo is linked to the respective species page

Forest / Land Birds ... Pigeons and Doves ... Birds of Prey ... Waterbirds: Seabirds (mostly remain on the open sea, nest on islands and on the coast): Index / Photos ... Index / Photos: Wetland Birds ... Ducks and Grebes

White-tailed TropicbirdGrey PetrelRed-tailed TropicbirdArctic Skua - dark phaseSpotless CrakeFluttering Shearwater (Puffinus gavia) Southern Giant Petrel (Macronectes giganteus), also known as the Antarctic Giant Petrel, Giant Fulmar, Stinker, and StinkpotFlesh-footed ShearwaterTahiti PetrelSooty Shearwater (Puffinus griseus) - Morro Bay Winter Bird FestivalEastern CurlewShort-tailed Shearwater (Puffinus tenuirostris) Audubon's Shearwater, Puffinus lherminieriPomarine Skua, Stercorarius pomarinus, known as Pomarine Jaeger Wilson's Storm-petrel (Oceanites oceanicus), also known as Wilson's Petrel Mottled PetrelLittle Pied Cormorant Red-footed BoobiesBrown Booby (Sula leucogaster) Tahiti PetrelGreater FrigatebirdWedge-tailed Shearwater - pale morphBlack-winged Petrel (Pterodroma nigripennis) Providence Petrel (Pterodroma solandri)Bulwer’s Petrel (Bulweria bulwerii) Masked Boobies Kermadec Petrel (Pterodroma neglecta)Antarctic Prion, Pachyptila desolata, also known as the TotororeLesser Frigatebird, Fregata arielCape Petrel


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