Birding Information

Where Do You Want to Go Birding Today
Tina MacDonald's excellent site contains links to Nunavut 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.


Bathurst Inlet Lodge
This full service Lodge is 30 miles north of the Arctic Circle and is a historic Hudson's Bay Trading Post and Oblate mission which have been transformed into a haven for naturalists and nature photographers. The Lodge was established in 1969, by Glenn and Trish Warner, longtime northerners with 20 years experience in the North with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. The local Inuit, known as the Kingaunmiut or "people of the 'Nose Mountain'" (after a local landmark), are co-owners in the Lodge and proudly involved in its operation.

Tours & Guides

EcoSummer Expeditions
This British Columbia company specializing in adventure travel runs a two week kayaking trip off Ellesmere Island in the High Arctic. Highlights include some of the best preserved Thule and Dorset prehistoric sites, abundant marine and terrestrial wildlife, and the always inspiring High Arctic landscapes.


Big Pockets, Rt 1 Box 4510, Dillwyn, VA 23936
fax: (434) 983-1074
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Updated 01/20/05