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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.

Tommy Thompson Park, Toronto, Ontario

Tommy Thompson Park, Toronto, Ontario

Find cormorants, night-herons, warblers, thrushes, owls, shorebirds, waterfowl, and egrets at this globally significant Important Bird Area on Lake Ontario. Learn more.

Pictured above: Swainson's Thrush by Bill McDonald

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

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