Bird Watching in Quebec
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Among the best places for bird watching are regional and national parks and interpretation centres. One of the most popular ornithological activities is observing migratory birds. In the spring and fall, thousands of snow geese stop over along the St. Lawrence River. The flocks of birds ripple along the shores like a living tide and when these creatures take flight, observers are treated to a graceful aerial ballet. Canadian geese also put on quite a show, arousing admiration as they cut across the sky in their long “V” formations. There are several perfect sites for bird watching, particularly the Cap Tourmente National Wildlife Area and the Région de Montmagny, which are some of the snow geese’s preferred areas, the Parc national de Plaisance, which hosts thousands of Canadian geese, and Île Bonaventure, where an immense colony of Northern gannets may be found.
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Parc national des Grands-Jardins
Here are just a few of the memories visitors will take home with them after visiting the exceptional Parc national des Grands-Jardins, located in the Charlevoix ...
Parc national de l'Île-Bonaventure-et-du-Rocher-Percé
Parc national de l'Île-Bonaventure-et-du-Rocher-Percé boasts the largest sanctuary of migratory birds in North America. Colonies of sea birds, which bring ...
Parc national de Plaisance
Parc national de Plaisance… The name evokes the landscape’s beauty, from the earth to the water, ever-present in the bays, the islands, the peninsulas ...
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