The aim of the study was to present the first record of bird species diversity and status in Nga Chauk Kyun Village. The study was conducted during November, 2016 to February, 2017. Nga Chauk Kyun Village is situated western banks of Ayeyarwady River and is flooded for several months (July to October) for each year. In the present study, a total of 31 bird species belonging to 18 families in seven orders were recorded. Among the total species 15 species were aquatic birds comprising under 15 genera, seven families and four orders were collected. The rest of 16 species were terrestrial birds belong to 13 genera, 10 families and three orders were recorded in the study area. Passeriformes dominated the list with 11 species following by Ciconiiformes with eight species, Anseriformes, Coraciiformes and Charadriiformes (three species each), Columbiformes (two species) and Pelecaniformes (only one species).
Keywords : Aquatic Birds, Terrestrial Birds, Migrant, Breeding Visitors.