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Downeast Migration Birding Festival

Aug 16 - 19, Time: See CI website

Location: Cobscook Institute, 10 Commissary Point Rd, Trescott

Registration opens May 1st.  Join our passionate guides and our sweet community of bird enthusiasts for a deep dive into the fall migration in Downeast Maine. This festival focuses on shorebirds, gulls and the beauty of the Bold Coast.


Common Eider
Red-necked Phalarope
Spotted Sandpiper
Pomarine Jaeger
Parasitic Jaeger
Common Murre
Black Guillemot
Atlantic Puffin
Black-legged Kittiwake
Sabine's Gull
Bonaparte's Gull
Black-headed Gull
Little Gull
Laughing Gull
Ring-billed Gull
Herring Gull
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
Caspian Tern
Black Tern
Common Tern
Arctic Tern
Common Loon
Wilson's Storm-Petrel
Great Shearwater
Sooty Shearwater
Manx Shearwater
Northern Gannet
Great Cormorant
Double-crested Cormorant
Great Blue Heron
Bald Eagle
American Crow
Common Raven
Peregrine Falcon

Refer to the Cobscook Institute website for the itinerary and to register.

Fee: $0 - $300.00 Our Access Fund provides Sliding Scale Pricing to residents of Passamaquoddy Territory, Charlotte & Washington Counties.
Learn More about our Access Fund

For more information:

Migration Festival — Cobscook Institute


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