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From The CIA World Factbook: Public Domain Images of Flags, Part 1: Birds

Posted by Laurie Frost on October 28, 2009

The CIA World Factbook is a place to go for public domain maps and images of flags. We’ll start with flags.

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My next couple of posts will show you some flags, chosen simply because I like them or because they are ones I haven’t often — or ever –seen. Nations are listed at the end of the post.

A number of flags feature birds of one sort or the other, including the sisserou parrot, golden bosun bird, frigate bird, bird of paradise, Zimbabwe bird, quetzal, and red-crested crane:

But most popular are eagles, sometimes with two heads, sometimes not.




  • Dominica
  • Christmas Island
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Guatemala
  • Kiribati
  • Zimbabwe
  • Uganda
  • Albania
  • American Samoa
  • Ecuador
  • Montenegro
  • Mexico
  • Moldovia
  • Serbia
  • Virgin Islands
  • Zambia


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