Newfoundland and Labrador

Birding Information

Where Do You Want to Go Birding Today
Tina MacDonald's excellent site contains links to Newfoundland and Labrador birding hotspots, trip reports, checklist and maps, information on endemic and endangered birds, links to rare bird information local events and festivals.

Birding the Americas: Trip Report and Planning Repository
This easy to navigate site compiled by Blake Maybank of Nova Scotia has not only birding trip reports but also trip planning information covering birding sites, parks and heritage rivers, nature organizations, official tourism sites, maps, checklists, weather, and references to other wildlife.


NaGeira House
NaGeira House is located in Carbonear about 60 miles from St. John's near a major seabird colony. (See List)

Orca Inn
Only 15 minutes from downtown St. John's, the Inn offers a base for bird and whale watching and sea kayaking for the adventurous.

Tours & Guides

Eagle-Eye Tours
A Canadian company based in British Columbia focusing on North and South America with trips to Spain and Kenya. They have a trip to Newfoundland.

Field Guides
Field Guides has been operating high-quality birding tours since 1985 from its headquarters in Austin, Texas.

Britain's largest selection of professionally organised natural history holidays some of which focus on birds to Newfoundland for birds and whales.

The Travelling Naturalist
This British Company is a small, specialist tour operator, with a simple aim - to provide the most enjoyable guided wildlife holidays possible! Many of their leaders while all round naturalist are first and foremost birders.

A birdwatching and natural history tour company based in North Carolina offers birdwatching trips to Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.

Victor Emanuel Nature Tours (VENT)
Founded in 1974, it is now the largest company in the world specializing in birding tours.

All WINGS leaders have varied interests in natural history and other more or less closely related fields, but the timing and itinerary of our trips are dictated almost entirely by ornithological considerations.


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Updated 01/20/05