Northern Parula (Photo: Bruce Parker)
Red-eyed Vireo (photo: Ketha Gillespie)
Long-tailed Duck (Photo: Peter Fuller)
An orange variant of an adult male Rose-breasted Grosbeak Photo David Okines.
Waterfowl Count in the IBA


The Observatory is now closed for the summer (Fall banding starts mid August)
 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.  We are a registered charity supported and run by volunteers.


8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
at Stanners Vineyard

(76 Station Rd Hillier)

Events for the whole family - see the complete schedule HERE

Community volunteers join scientists and experts to record all the species in we can find

(191 Ostrander Pt .Rd)

Celebrate the birds of PEC with a copy of this 46-page, full-colour poetry book.

Features images of birds by local photographers and contest-winning poetry. 

Download the full publication of nature events in PEC.

May to October


SUPPORT our YOUNG BANDERS FUND - purchase a ticket for our $5000 draw!
To purchase a ticket - contact CHERYL (613-849-7743)
(only 200 tickets available @$50)
New Banding Station Opened
New Banding Station Opened at the Point In a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, Jun 24, representatives from PEPtBO, the County, the Canadian ...Full Story
Monday, July 8
Listen to Monarchs!
See and listen to Monarchs in their overwintering area in Mexico. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u7SSt0hqu6Y ...Full Story
Monday, July 8
2019 Photo Contest Winners
Congratulations to the winners of the PEPtBO 2019 Photo Contest. Winners in each category were selected by members and friends at the Annual Meeting ...Full Story
Tuesday, June 18

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