Eastern Region

Lawn Bay Ecological Reserve


Jan 1 - Dec 31

Lawn Bay Ecological Reserve is located near Lord's Cove, Burin Peninsula and protects the only breeding colony of Manx Shearwater in North America. The reserve's three islands may be viewed from shore or by boat. Visit an interpretive plaque in Lord's Cove. Access and distance restrictions are in effect due to the sensitive nature of the bird colonies. Some activities (such as research, tours or commercial operations) require a permit. For more information please contact us.

Locations & Dates

  • Lawn Bay, offshore from Lord's Cove, Route 220, Lawn
  • 46.8698, -55.6163
  • Jan 1 - Dec 31


Free - Restricted access, see website for permit information.