The Northern Gannet

The most accessible colony of Gannets in the world

The most remarkable phenomenon of bird fauna at the Percé Geopark is the presence of the largest accessible colony of Northern Gannets on Bonaventure Island, with more 121 000 birds counted in 2008.

Click here to learn more about hiking and possible observations on Bonaventure Island (Link to the Rocher-Percé road site)

See also, a report carried out in Percé, on the Fools of the island. Production: Sépaq

Finally, another very beautiful report of the show THALASSA (TV5). Shot while the Geopark did not exist yet!

Finally, another very beautiful report of the show THALASSA (TV5). Shot while the Geopark did not exist yet!