|Where To Find Seabirds
Gulf of Maine to the Canyons
of the Continental Shelf Edge
Pelagic birding usually means going to sea on a boat. At sea the
birds are concentrated over shallow water banks and the edges of deep canyons.
This section describes some of the most popular offshore areas.
in New England makes going to sea difficult and looking for pelagic birds from
land is very popular. The best seawatch locations are on cliffs that look out
over the ocean. These areas may produce more results after certain weather
conditions. Dress warmly and mount your telescope on as sturdy a tripod as
Locations are indexed by state. The webmaster takes no part in
arguments about to which state the various offshore areas belong. Offshore
locations are listed by the state from which you are most likely to depart and
some (Cashes Ledge) are listed for two states.
Rhode Island | Maine | New Hampshire |