Birds

Birds

Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Wimpfheimer

The peak wildflower bloom is always an excellent time to take a rich, eight- mile walk along the Estero Trail to Drake’s Head overlooking Limantour Estero. Pausing to view the diversity of wildflowers and other plants along the trail will give us an opportunity to...

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 9:00am to Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 2:00pm
Wimpfheimer

The varied habitats of Monterey are wonderfully scenic especially during the spring. Over 450 species of birds have been found here and the botanical diversity is also remarkably rich. On Friday, explore the justly famous Point Lobos State Reserve, peering into coves...

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 8:00am to 1:00pm
Wimpfheimer

This outing will concentrate on learning the songs and calls of the flycatchers, vireos, warblers, finches and other songbirds of the area. We will pause often during our four-mile hike, as we walk from the deep bay-fir forest of Inverness Ridge through oak woodland...

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Wimpfheimer

Mitchell Canyon on the north side of Mount Diablo is the home of a rich variety of breeding birds including flycatchers, vireos, finches and woodpeckers. Resident birds, such as jays, thrashers and raptors are joined by neotropical migrants, along the creek’s lush...

Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Lukas

Not only is Point Reyes one of the foremost locations in North America for finding birds, it also offers the most dynamic mix of coastal habitats on the California coast. In this class we will take advantage of this fortuitous confluence by spending a day exploring...

Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Bergen

There is a constant conversation going on in the wilds of Point Reyes. Those who have the skills and understanding to join the conversation can interpret the behavior and natural language of birds. Come learn about this lost art, and expand your knowledge of what’s...

Sunday, June 28, 2015 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
Hug

There are a number of seabirds that use the California Coast for nesting or for foraging while on migration. Learn the life histories of common murres, pigeon guillemots, pelagic cormorants and more. We will start the day in the classroom, getting to know what to...

Sunday, August 2, 2015 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Bergen

There is a constant conversation going on in the wilds of Point Reyes. Those who have the skills and understanding to join the conversation can interpret the behavior and natural language of birds. Come learn about this lost art, and expand your knowledge of what’s...

Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Bergen

There is a constant conversation going on in the wilds of Point Reyes. Those who have the skills and understanding to join the conversation can interpret the behavior and natural language of birds. Come learn about this lost art, and expand your knowledge of what’s...