Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory - Home
Northern Parula (Photo: Bruce Parker)
Long-tailed Duck (Photo: Peter Fuller)
Celebrating the new Barn Swallow nesting structure
Sharp-shinned Hawk (Photo-David Okines)


 The Observatory is closed for the summer and fall banding begins Aug 22. 
 Trails in the National Wildlife Area and South Shore are open all year.
PEPtBO is a migration research station located in the Prince Edward Point National Wildlife Area.  We are also caretakers for the Prince Edward County South Shore Important Bird Area.


PHOTO CONTEST WINNERS 2018:  Congratulations to Helene Tremblay, Glen Harris, Sydney Smith and Beth Ernst.  See all the entries HERE



South Shore Stroll Aug 4&5
Join us for a stroll across the South Shore IBA Sat Aug 4 and Sun Aug 5.  Experience the unique flora and fauna of the South Shore. For route ...Full Story
Monday, June 25
Bird Genomes - University of Guelph Study
Birds Pack Smaller Genomes, More Brainpower for Flight, U of G Study Finds Read the article HERE ...Full Story
Thursday, May 17
Red Knot Research
From Arctic breeding grounds to the farthest tip of South America, this bird has one of the longest voyages in the animal kingdom. Now, decline of ...Full Story
Monday, April 30

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