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 will begin Aug 21st 
 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



Save our Swallows!
See details from Nature Canada about how you can participate in conserving and recovering populations of aerial insectivores (swallows, martins, ...Full Story
Saturday, July 21
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

Fill out the form below to receive PEPtBO newsletters:  Under your email 'Settings', make sure that you allow emails from so that the newsletter does not end up in your spam filter.  Download past Newsletters here.


Please look at the text on this image and type it, exactly as shown, into the field provided.





Adopt a Northern Saw-whet Owl and assist Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory's efforts in monitoring migrating bird populations. Help support one...