National Birds — Bhutan

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Nestled in between China and India, the Kingdom of Bhutan is about half the size of Indiana. Where Bhutan lacks in size, it makes up for in location. The diversity of habitat largely made by the presence of the Himalayan Mountains provides a multitude of awesome birds, highlighted by Beautiful Nuthatch and Ward’s Trogon along with laughingthrushes and Satyr Tragopan.

However, it is the Common Raven (Corvus corax) that adorns the royal crown and is Bhutan’s national bird.

Common Raven

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