New Brunswick & Grand Manan 2021

By Jared Clarke

birding group KNP

Our group of nine nature lovers and two guides explored birding hotspots across New Brunswick (including the beautiful island of Grand Manan) from August 13-22. After eighteen months of pandemic and sticking close to our homes, we were all very excited to hit the road and share an adventure! Read more about New Brunswick & Grand Manan 2021

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Galapagosian! Up close and personal encounters with wildlife in Brazil

By Paul Prior

Jaguar on shore

Galapagosian! That’s the word that was coined on Eagle Eye’s recent trip to Brazil where repeated encounters with birds, mammals and reptiles were astonishingly up close and personal! Read more about Galapagosian! Up close and personal encounters with wildlife in Brazil

Baffin Birding - Observing birds at the Floe Edge

Baffin Birding - Observing Birds at the Floe Edge by Lev Frid

Baffin Island Floe Edge birding © Cam Gillies
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Trinidad & Tobago birding tour 2017

By Jared Clarke

Trinidad & Tobago bird collage

 

Imagine stepping out into the warm morning sunshine, pouring yourself a cup of crisp, locally grown coffee, and sitting back to take in the splendour of a lush rainforest cascading down through a mountain valley below. Swarms of brightly coloured hummingbirds, honeycreepers and bananaquits flit around just metres away, while raucous parrots and maybe even a toucan say “good morning” from nearby treetops. The incredible “gong” of an enigmatic bellbird rings up through the forest.

Birding from a boat

By Lev Frid, Photos by Steve Ogle

 

Steve Ogle and I stood on the shores of Tofino with our “Ultimate British Columbia” birding tour group. We were in the first half of the tour, which would take us all over the province – from the boreal forests of Fort St. John to the rainforests of Vancouver Island, through the Cascades and into the dry Okanagan Valley. It was truly “the ultimate!” 

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Grand Newfoundland

Grand Newfoundland

By Jared Clarke

This past June, a fun-loving group of nine birders (led by Jared Clarke & Jody Allair) set off for an adventure at the eastern edge of North America. A brand new offering, our Grand Newfoundland tour presents a unique blend of marvelous birding and spectacular scenery in a land steeped in history and culture. This tour was also our annual Bird Studies Canada (BSC) members’ trip, with a portion of the proceeds donated to help support the conservation and education work of this great organization.

Trinidad & Tobago 2015 Blog Entry

Trinidad & Tobagao 2015
By Jody Allair and Jared Clarke

This past December, an intrepid group of 11 birders (led by Jody Allair and Jared Clarke) set off on our Trinidad & Tobago birding tour. This beautiful destination provides a wonderful introduction to the birds of South America, perhaps the most diverse and exciting birdlife on earth. This tour was also our annual Bird Studies Canada (BSC) members’ trip, with a portion of the proceeds donated to help support the conservation and education work of both BSC and Trinidad’s own Asa Wright Nature Centre.

Expedition Travel on the Labrador Coast

By Renee Franken


This past summer our family was fortunate to travel expedition cruise style as we ventured around Newfoundland and up the Labrador coast to northern Quebec.