Date: 2/7/19 6:44 pm
From: Alexandra Loos <adornature...>
Subject: [sbcobirding] Santa Barbara Audubon - February 2019 - Upcoming Events


Our events this month:


Friday, February 8, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

*Bird Walk: Lake Los Carneros - Goleta ( )*

Target Birds: water birds, song birds & others


Saturday, February 16, 6:00 AM - Sunday, February 17, 5:00 PM 

*Field Trip: Sandhill Crane Overnight ( )*

This Audubon field trip will visit the Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park, The Atwell Island Wetlands, the Pixley National Wildlife Refuge and the Kern National Wildlife Refuge.

Target Birds: Sandhill Cranes, Burrowing Owls, Common Gallinule, Horned Larks, Loggerhead Shrike, Lark Sparrows, Blue-winged Teal, Marsh Wren, Great Horned Owls, White-faced Ibis plus many other species


Saturday, February 16, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM 

*Field Trip: Lake Los Carneros County Park - Goleta ( )*

Target Birds: Freshwater ducks and other waterfowl, raptors and winter woodland birds


Friday, February 22, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM 

*Field Trip: Sand Point in Carpinteria – Special Bonus for SBAS Members Only ( )*

Target Birds: Long-bill Curlew, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Osprey, White-tailed Kite, Sandpipers and waterfowl


Sunday, February 24, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM 

*Field Trip: Ventura Duck Ponds / Wetlands ( )*

Target Birds: Waterfowl, Virginia Rail, Merlin, Peregrine Falcon, American Bittern, White-faced Ibis, Yellow-headed Blackbirds, Vermilion Flycatcher, Marsh Wren & others


Wednesday, February 27, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM - Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

*Evening Program: The National Wild and Scenic Rivers Act: 50 years of protection ( )*

Join Steve Evans as he brings us up to date on the history and future of California’s wild and scenic rivers. 


Due to trail conditions, Field Trips or Bird Walks locations may be subject to change. Please check our website for updates.


All are welcome. Please join us! 


Happy Birding!





Alexandra Loos

Publicity Chair, Santa Barbara Audubon Society


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