The islands of Cape Verde might not have a diverse offering of bird fauna, however they do have an interesting range of endemic and subspecies. In this respect the islands are the ideal destination for Bird Watching Holidays.
There are many challenges facing the wildlife of Cape Verde, but with increase interest from wildlife enthusiasts the tide may change and with pressure some of the more endangered species might be saved from extinction.
For anyone with a special interest in birds of Macaronesia the islands of Cape Verde can provide an interesting change from the more popular islands of Madeira and the Azores. The islands have a number of interesting endemic species and subspecies, though many are endangered.