For More Information

Please contact us at:

Rinchen Boardman, arbyboardman(at)gmail(dot)com

Program Coordinator
Thunder Cape Bird Observatory
c/o Thunder Bay Field Naturalists
P.O. Box 10037
Thunder Bay, Ontario   P7B 6T6
phone: 807-251-3673

Current Thunder Cape Bird Observatory Executive members include:

  • Allan Harris (Chair) 344-7213, aharris(at)tbaytel(dot)net
  • Ted Armstrong (TBFN Representative) 346-4950
  • Neil Dawson (Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources liaison) 939-3120
  • Dr. Allan Gilbert 768-8582
  • Brian Moore 344-2986
  • Brian Ratcliff 768-8408
  • Keith Wade 935-3092

 If you find a banded bird, call toll free 1-800-327-BAND from Canada, the U.S. and most of the Caribbean direct to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service in Laurel, Maryland. Report dead birds (with bands) that you find, or geese, swans, etc. with large readable neck bands. Be prepared to provide information on flock size, and colour of the neck bands.


We encourage you to consider becoming a member of the Thunder Cape Bird Observatory. Your annual membership fee of $10 will be used to support this worthwhile project and you will receive the two yearly newsletters keeping you up to date on the activities at the Observatory and the latest migration statistics.  The TCBO Committee publishes a newsletter entitled "Thunder Cape News" twice a year and mails it to members of TCBO.

To join TCBO or donate, click here for our online form.