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The Red Knot Rufa

The red knot rufa is a bird whose population has dropped by 70% since the year 2000! Follow this bird alongside its flyway and discover the natural/human disturbances that are affecting its population.

The Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve is an important protected area. It's the only destination on the red knot rufa's itinerary where researchers can observe a gathering of juveniles which helps them get an indicator of breeding success.