Samoan Birds

The tropical rainforests of the Samoan islands in the South Pacific are home to a rich variety of birdlife. Two unique species of bird found here, the Ma'oMa'o and Manumea, are found nowhere else on Earth!

The objective of this online resource is to educate and inform of this delicate habitat and it's precious inhabitants, with the aim to spread awareness of and ultimately protect these species for generations to come.

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Under threat

samoan-animals 11 terrestrial and 65 marine species found in Samoa are listed as globally threatened on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.


View some of the beautiful birds seen in Samoa... view

Both the Ma’oma’o and the Manumea are listed as endangered on the IUCN red list of globally threatened species.