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Eight great birding locations in Ontario

Each issue of BirdWatching includes profiles of great birding locations written by local experts — our Hotspots Near You. The slideshow below highlights eight birding hotspots in Ontario. 

Below each photo, click “Learn more” for descriptions, bird lists, maps, and other necessary information about each site.

Rosetta McClain Gardens Raptor Watch, Toronto, Ontario

Rosetta McClain Gardens Raptor Watch, Toronto, Ontario

Rosetta McClain Gardens Raptor Watch is a superb spot to watch hawks migrating along the shoreline of Lake Ontario. Learn more.

Pictured above: Northern Harrier by Christopher Ciccone

Use our interactive map of hotspots to find more great birding locations near you.

16 must-see birding hotspots in southern Ontario

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