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Cape Spear, Canada (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Cape Spear, Canada

Map of Cape Spear, Canada

Swamp Sparrow (Melospiza georgiana) Pine Grosbeak (Pinicola enucleator)

Cape Spear is the easternmost point in North America. It can be easily visited on a day trip from St. John's.



7/10/2016: I couldn't very well not take the opportunity to visit the most eastern point in North America.

Previous Visit (Witless Bay: 7/9/2016)
Next Visit (St. Shott's: 7/11/2016)

Species Recorded (15)

Birds ( 15 )

Boobies and Gannets ( Sulidae )
Northern Gannet - Morus bassanus

Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers ( Laridae )
Herring Gull - Larus argentatus
Great Black-backed Gull - Larus marinus
Black-legged Kittiwake - Rissa tridactyla

Auks and Puffins ( Alcidae )
Common Murre - Uria aalge

Typical Owls ( Strigidae )
Short-eared Owl - Asio flammeus

Jays and Crows ( Corvidae )
American Crow - Corvus brachyrhynchos
Common Raven - Corvus corax

Thrushes and Allies ( Turdidae )
American Robin - Turdus migratorius

Wagtails and Pipits ( Motacillidae )
American Pipit - Anthus rubescens

Starlings and Mynas ( Sturnidae )
European Starling - Sturnus vulgaris

Brushfinches, Seedeaters, Sparrows, and Allies ( Emberizinae )
Dark-eyed Junco - Junco hyemalis
Swamp Sparrow - Melospiza georgiana
Savannah Sparrow - Passerculus sandwichensis

Cardueline Finches and Allies ( Fringillidae )
Pine Grosbeak - Pinicola enucleator


North America


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