Birdathon 2022 is here!
Join Golden Gate Audubon Society for Birdathon, our annual spring fundraiser. This year’s Birdathon offers innovative new programs from March through May that will keep everyone healthy while still reveling in the Bay Area’s amazing birds.
- Birding Adventure Tours. Visit some of California’s most unique birding spots with our expert field trip leaders. Registration for tours will open Tuesday, March 15 at 9am.
- The Bay Birding Challenge. Join or support one of two teams (East Bay or San Francisco) competing to see who can spot the most species in one day on April 9th. Optional: Support Bay Area birds by raising money from friends like a walkathon!
- Birdathon Auction. Starting in the first week of May, bid online for fun vacations and nature experiences you can enjoy.
The spring 2022 of our quarterly Gull newsletter is now available online, with stories on the latest effort to save Herons and Egrets in downtown Oakland, Disease spreading in Waterfowl, and the magic of Corona Heights Park. Also upcoming guest speakers and a feature on the Brown Creeper. To download and read this new
From our Blog
By Ryan Nakano Lately, I’ve been wondering what I enjoy most about birding. As a novice, it’s hard to say that it has anything to do with generating a long list, chasing after a rare bird, or even really identifying different bird species by sight or sound. I think what I’m starting to realize
Join a Field TripJoin one of the 150+ free bird walks we offer each year! Learn about Bay Area birds and explore the shorelines, meadows, and woods they need to survive. Beginners welcome: See our calendar of upcoming Field Trips. Or join an expert-led birding trip to other regions and continents through our Travel with GGAS program.
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