Vollmer Peak (Berkeley/Orinda)

Migrating warblers have passed through by now and birds have settled down to nesting, but we can still look for resident and seasonal species, eg Grosbeak, nuthatches, Wilson’s Warblers, California Thrasher and others in Vollmer Peak’s conifer, woodland and scrub habits.  We’ll walk about 1.5 miles  on dirt and gravel trails (Vollmer peak and Seaview) ... Read more

Black Birders Week Field Trip

Lake Merritt 568 Bellevue Ave, Oakland

Join Eco-Ed Director Clay Anderson in celebration of Black Birders Week for a beautiful stroll around Lake Merritt. We'll start at the Lake Merritt gardens and make our way over to the Rotary Nature Center (1 mile). We'll talk about the lake's history as a refuge and see some birds along the way. Trip Leader: ... Read more