Birding in British Columbia
A hub for birding information for British Columbia, Canada. Featuring Rare Bird Alerts, directory to nature clubs and online birding groups, birding forums, and more.
British Columbia has many birding regions, each of which can be further broken down into sub-regions and areas.
From Vancouver Island (north, central, south, and west), the inner coast, Vancouver and the Fraser valley, the Okanagan valley with its pocket deserts, the south central Cariboo plateau, the mountains and valleys through the Thompson-Nicola area, the towering Rocky Mountains bordering Alberta to the east, the rugged Skeena and remote north west corner, Haida Gwaii and the north coast, Prince George and north central BC, and north western flatlands in the Peace River area.
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|Brackendale Winter Eagle Festival||January||Brackendale||Lower Mainland|
|Brant Wildlife Festival||March||Parksville / Qualicum||Vancouver Island|
|Wings Over the Rockies Nature Festival||May||Invermere||BC Rockies|
|Salmon Arm Grebe Festival||May||Salmon Arm||Lower Mainland|
|Golden Spring to Life Celebration||May 12-15||Golden||BC Rockies|
|Meadowlark Festival||May 18-22||Penticton||Okanagan|
|Creston Valley Bird Festival||May||Creston Valley||BC Rockies|
|Manning Park Birding Blitz||June||Manning Provincial Park||Lower Mainland|
|East Sooke Hawk Watch||Sept-Oct||East Sooke Regional Park||Vancouver Island|
|Fraser Valley Bald Eagle Festival||late Nov||Mission - Harrison||Lower Mainland|
|Eagle Extravaganza||Nov/Dec||Goldstream Provincial Park||Vancouver Island|