Fraser River Delta
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
San Francisco to Fraser River

Welcome to the Fraser River Delta near the city of Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada.  The shorebirds will have traveled 950 miles (1,600 kilometers) from San Francisco Bay near San Francisco, California, to arrive for a rest and a meal at the Fraser River Delta.  The Fraser River Delta is 4,330 miles (7,040 kilometers) from Panama Bay!

There are a number of ways you can join us at the Fraser River Delta: 

  • CLICK HERE to watch the webcast.
  • Fly in to the exact location where the birds rest with a Google Earth Tour before continuing on the journey.
  • Check out the videos of people who are studying migration and working to preserve habitat for the birds.
  • Use the lesson plans, which emphasize scientific research. Through the following lessons, students learn about some of the activities scientists conduct to learn about shorebirds.