Two kids running in the snow. We all need nature—and nature needs you. Together, we can protect the wildlife and wild lands of Massachusetts for generations to come. Make a tax-deductible donation today.
Two kids running in the snow. We all need nature—and nature needs you. Together, we can protect the wildlife and wild lands of Massachusetts for generations to come. Make a tax-deductible donation today.
boardwalk trail through a grassy meadow
Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, Wellfleet

Birds & Birding at Wellfleet Bay

Wellfleet Bay hosts a wide variety of birds year-round. Join us on an upcoming birding program or go birding on your own. 

Birding Checklist

See what birds you may see on your next visit to Wellfleet Bay.

download Massachusetts Birding Checklist (152.3 kB)

Share Your Sightings

After your visit, take a few minutes to submit your bird sightings to Mass Audubon’s eBird page, a collaboration with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

Weekly Bird Sightings on Cape Cod

Read about the latest bird sightings reported in and around Cape Cod.

Views from the Bird Cams

  • Wellfleet Bird Cam 1

    Follow a live camera feed to see which birds are visiting the feeders and stream next to the Nature Center.

  • Wellfleet Bird Cam 2

    Follow a live camera feed to see which birds are visiting the feeders and stream next to the Nature Center.