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The Observatory is in operation Apr 11-May 31 and Aug 15-Oct 31.  Trails are open year round.

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Welcome to PEPtBO

Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory (PEPtBO) is a migration research station located along the eastern tip of Prince Edward County about 30 minutes southeast of Picton, Ontario in the Prince Edward Point National Wildlife Area.  Each year we band 15,000+ birds of more than 200 species.  A daily census documents the hundreds of thousands of birds that pass through in spring and fall.  We are also caretakers for the Prince Edward County South Shore Important Bird Area.
In The News...
Motus Article
You may have noticed the new Motus wildlife tracking system,that was installed at PEPtBO. Click here to read the Secrets of Bird Movements ...Full Story
Friday, July 17
2015 PEPtBO AGM & 20th Celebration
2015 PEPtBO AGM & 20th Celebration 2015 PEPtBO AGM & 20th Celebration A record crowd attended to celebrate the 20th year of Bird banding at ...Full Story
Tuesday, June 2
2015 Bird Photography Contest winners
2015 Bird Photography Contest winners Congratulations to the winners And Thank You to all that submitted entries. ...Full Story
Monday, June 1

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