Cape St. Mary's Ecological Reserve

Cape St. Mary's Ecological Reserve, or Bird Rock, hosts the largest accessible gannet colony in Newfoundland. It is near the village of St. Bride's on the Avalon Peninsula of southeast Newfoundland, and is open from May to October.

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Common murres

Northern gannets

Black-legged kittiwakes


Thick-billed murres

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