Certified Bird Friendly Coffee

Certified Bird Friendly Coffee

Café Avia

and Café Le Nichoir certified Bird Friendly coffees

The coffee you choose can change the world
Drink Bird Friendly

No other eco-friendly coffee seal comes close to the Bird Friendly® gold standard when it comes to protecting biodiversity on coffee farms.

Café Le Nichoir and Café Avia are the result of collaboration between Le Nichoir Wild Bird Conservation Centre and Totem Roasters. We launched the initiative in 2019 to encourage people to drink, Fair Trade, organic, Bird Friendly® certified coffee.

It’s a simple gesture all coffee drinkers can make to protect the winter habitat of birds that travel from our backyards each winter to the faraway farms that produce our coffee. 

To help get the word out we have partnered with other organizations. It’s simple: Many voices are stronger than one.

Bird Friendly® farms



Protected land



Coffee producers



Coffee produced


Million kilograms

Smithsonian Bird Friendly
Canada Organic
Fairtrade certified
All wrapped up

All wrapped up

Are there any coffee connoisseurs on your gift list? Consider introducing them to a unique coffee this holiday season. With the help of our artisanal coffee roasting partner, Totem Roasters, we have designed a creative gift box to hold two certified Bird Friendly coffees of your choice.

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Introducing QuébecOiseaux

What better way to reach Québec birdlovers than through le Regroupement QuébecOiseaux – the latest partner in the Café Le Nichoir initiative. QuébecOiseaux is a multifaceted non-profit organisation with a long history of promoting the hobby of birdwatching and the study of birds while working to monitor and protect bird habitats here in Québec.

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FLAP Canada

FLAP Canada Joins the Initiative

The Café Le Nichoir initiative is very pleased to announce a new partner who believes that the coffee you choose can change the world. By purchasing FLAP Canada’s brand of certified Bird Friendly coffee you support their amazing work to keep migratory birds safe from building collisions.

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Smithsonian Certified, Shade Grown Bird Friendly Coffee

Created by Smithsonian scientists, Bird Friendly habitat flies above the rest by ensuring a combination of foliage cover, tree height and biodiversity proven to provide quality habitat for birds and other wildlife.

Bird Friendly Benefits

The planet

  • Fights deforestation
  • Saves habitats
  • Helps wildlife
  • Combats climate change


  • Premium prices for coffee beans
  • Additional revenue sources
  • Pesticide-free environments

Coffee drinkers

  • Knowing you made the right choice
  • Delicious coffee!


  • Revenues to support programs


  • Revenues to support research by the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center