Campobello lies on the Atlantic flyway and is a convient stop over point for thousands of shore birds and other migrants.
This is a listing of Birding Places
located mostly in
the protected area of Roosevelt International Park.
Visitor Centre - mowed lawns, fields, thickets,
forest edges and marine shorland. Look for Nashville,
North-em Pamla, Magnolia, Black-throated Green
Warblers, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Chipping
Sparrow, Purple Finch, Pine Siskin.
Friar's Head - open fields, thickets, mixed woods
and marine shoreland. Habitats for Alder Flycatcher,
Nash-ville, Magnolia, Black-throated Green, Chestnut
sided Warbler (uncommon).
Fire Pond Trail - coniferous and mixed woods, forest
edges and pond. Bay-breasted and Wilson's Warblers,
Sharp-Shinned Hawk and Winter Wren sighted in this
area. Migrant Solitary Sandpiper (uncommon) at
Junction, Cranberry Point Drive and Tourist infor-
marion Centre Road - mixed woods, thickets, alder
bog. Blackburnfan, Magnolia, Wilson's Warbler
(uncommon), Hairy Woodpecker.
Fox Farm - open fields, thickets, forest edges, tidal
flats. Alder Flycatcher, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, North-
ern Pamla, Magnolia, Chestnut-sided Warbler
Tidal flats good for migrant shorebirds. American
Woodcock in low, wet areas of back trails.
Cranberry Point - marine shoreland, mixed woods,
regenerating forest. Good gathering area for mixed
flocks of warblers with fledglings in late summer
before migration. Look for uncommon Cape May
Warbler. White-winged Crossbills seen here (nomadic,
Upper Duck Pond - tidal flats, estuary and marsh,
mixed woods. Excellent for migrant shorebirds. Take-
o point for warblers, flycatchers, nuthatches, chicka-
dees, kinglets, etc., in late summer. American Black
Duck, Northern Harrier seen in estuary area.
Copyright I.D.S 2000 .
Last revised: 02/21/2002 .