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Seven great birding locations in Pennsylvania

Each issue of BirdWatching includes profiles of great birding locations written by local experts — our Hotspots Near You. The slideshow below features seven great birding hotspots in Pennsylvania. 

Below each photo, click “Learn more” for descriptions, bird lists, maps, and other necessary information about each site. 

John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Located about a mile from Philadelphia International Airport, this 1,200-acre preserve is where to see warblers, vireos, and other songbirds in spring and fall, Northern Saw-whet Owl in winter, as well as Bald Eagle and Peregrine Falcon. Learn more.

Pictured above: Northern Saw-whet Owl by George Bowron


Use our interactive map of hotspots to find more great birding locations near you.

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