Take flight to Vancouver’s North Shore to get close to our feathered friends with a bit of bird watching or birding! Vancouver’s North Shore’s natural landscape is home to a wild and varied wealth of wildlife. All four seasons you can find a variety of birds.

Birding at Maplewood Conservation Area

The conservation area at Maplewood Flats is the North Shore’s only wild bird sanctuary. The site includes a 96-hectare intertidal area composed of mudflats and salt marsh. A 30-hectare upland area features deciduous and mixed forest, rough grassland, and freshwater marsh habitats. More than two hundred and fifty species of birds have been observed here.

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Interested in birding on Vancouver’s North Shore? Here are some of the best places to go bird watching:



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