Ethiopia birds – Ethiopia is blessed with over 800 bird species which make the country one of the birding destinations in Africa, 29 of the 800 bird species are Albertine endemic such as wild ibis, Rouget’s rail, spot-breasted plover, yellow –fronted parrot,  banded barbet,  White colored pigeon, black winged lovebirds, white backed black tit, black headed siskin blue winged goose among others. Other birdlife include; Harwood’s francolin, fox kestrel, woolly-necked stork, speckle-fronted weaver, erckel’s, tawny eagle, tropical boubou, red-rumped swallow, African grey checked wood pecker, hwmprich, hornbill, Abyssinian black wheatear, yellow throated seed eater among others.