More GGAS News

Become a volunteer docent!

August 14th, 2017

Do you love wildlife? Do you love Bay Area nature? Share your passion with others as a volunteer docent with Golden Gate Audubon Society. We’re seeking volunteers to be Burrowing Owl docents and Birding the Bay Trail docents, and will ...Read More

Osprey nest cam news

July 7th, 2017

Thank you to everyone who has been following our Osprey nest cam on the Richmond shoreline! We had sad news on Saturday, July 9. Whirley, the older chick, was not able to survive the injuries sustained before s/he was fished ...Read More

Celebrate autumn with a birding class

June 30th, 2017

Are you curious about the birds in your backyard or neighborhood park? Do you know a little bit about birds but want to learn more? Or are you an experienced birder who wants to take your enjoyment and knowledge to ...Read More

Summer 2017 Gull is available

June 19th, 2017

The new edition of The Gull newsletter for Summer 2017 is now available online.

Learn the story behind the Bay Area’s first live Osprey nest cam, which has drawn over 44,000 viewers.

Also get the latest news on Oakland herons, ...Read More

Our nest cam Ospreys hatch their second chick!

May 5th, 2017

Now we have two Osprey chicks!

Richmond and Rosie, the Osprey pair at the center of our live video feed in Richmond, hatched their first chick on Friday morning, May 12! Then their second hatched on Sunday, May 14, Mother’s ...Read More

Spring 2017 Gull is available

April 1st, 2017

The new edition of The Gull newsletter for Spring 2017 is now available online.

Learn about how we helped secure an upgraded haulout for harbor seals, Brown Pelicans and other water birds in Alameda.

Also get the scoop on birding ...Read More

Docents explain Lake Merritt’s birds

March 15th, 2017

Take a stroll around Lake Merritt this spring and have our friendly docents help you learn about the birds! Golden Gate Audubon Society volunteers will be stationed on the north edge of the lake (near the nesting islands and Rotary ...Read More