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Where to Bird

Canada -- Newfoundland & Labrador
Discover the top birding locations in Newfoundland & Labrador. Find out more about Newfoundland Bird Clubs and Birding Organizations in Newfoundland. Print out a checklist of Newfoundland birds. Find the Rare Bird Alert Phone Numbers for Newfoundland. Order books to help you become a better birder in Newfoundland. Discover links to Newfoundland Birding web sites. Print out special maps of Newfoundland before you begin your trip.

Sibley Guide to Eastern Birds

NG. Birds of Eastern US and Canada

Peterson's Eastern Birds

Sibley Guide to
Eastern Birds

Thayer's Birds of
North America version 7

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Newfoundland Birds)

NG Guide to Birds of
Eastern US and Canada

Eastern Birds


Province Bird: Atlantic Puffin

Province Checklists:
Natural History Society

Species Seen in Newfoundland: 378

Province Ornithological Society:
Natural History Society of Newfoundland & Labrador

Rare Bird Alerts: None


Retail Birding Stores

Birding Links for Newfoundland:
Newfoundland Important Bird Areas
Birding in Newfoundland
Newfoundland Bird Photos
Hot Spots
Newfoundland Tourism

Pete Thayer's Favorite Hot Spots:
Gros Morne National Park
49.55 N   57.77 W
A rugged park along the Gulf of Saint Lawrence, it has both coastal lowlands and alpine plateau in the Long Range Mountains. Visit St. Paul's Inlet at low tide from late July through September. Three-toed Woodpeckers may be seen during the six hour hike up Gros Morne Mountain.

Witless Bay Islands
47.25 N   52.78 W
35 KM south of St. Johns, the Witless Bay Islands support a globally significant colony of breeding seabirds.   Great Island, in particular supports the largest colony of Atlantic Puffins in eastern North America. 



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