San Francisco Conservation Committee

Golden Gate Audubon’s San Francisco Conservation Committee carries out a variety of habitat restoration and advocacy projects in the city. Current projects include:

  • Restoring  coastal scrub habitat in Golden Gate Park
  • Expanding Cats Indoors, Lights Out for Birds and Standards for Bird Safe Buildings
  • Restoring degraded wetlands along San Francisco’s southern waterfront, including Pier 94 and the Yosemite Creek watershed
  • Protecting bird populations at Lake Merced,  Fort Funston, Ocean Beach and Crissy Field
  • Working with city and federal agencies to ensure that wildlife areas are properly managed
  • Working with communities along the southern waterfront to create a park in the Bayview that incorporates wildlife habitat and recreational opportunities
  • Educating San Francisco residents and agencies about the importance of wildlife in the city and designing programs to engage people in protecting them
  • If you’d like to contact a member of the committee, please email