Annual Picnic and Potluck June 19
Join your fellow SCVAS members for the Annual Meeting and potluck picnic on the lovely grounds of McClellan Ranch Preserve. The main objective is to mingle with old and new friends. We will also present a short program to discuss the year's successes and thank our volunteer honorees. Everyone is welcome.
Explore With Us This Summer!
Calling all children ages 6-11!! SCVAS invites you to join us for a week of outdoor adventures July 22nd-26th. This day camp is a chance for kids to be doing all the things that kids should be doing - playing outdoors, exploring nature, learning about the wonderful world around us, and having fun! Spaces are still available, but don't wait as they fill up quickly! Find out more here...
Spring Bird and Nest Protection
Spring and summer are seasons of increased wildlife activity and injuries, find out what to do if you find an injured bird. Also find out how to protect bird nests during tree trimming and maintenance.
Bequests to our new Legacy Fund will memorialize your commitment to environmental education and conservation in the Bay Area now and well into the future, and are an important investment in the vitality of our organization. More...
Summer is for Backyard Birding
Backyard birds are a joy to watch especially since you don't have to go far to enjoy and study them. It makes a perfect passtime for you and your family. We have lots of information about keeping birds safe, building a birdhouse, turning your backyard into a bird haven and more....
Upcoming Events at SCVAS
Saturday May 25, 8:00 AM (Half Day)
Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve
Possible Grasshopper Sparrow and Lazuli Bunting.
Sunday May 26, 8:15 AM (Half Day)
Arastradero Open Space Preserve
Trip involves moderately strenuous hiking.
Friday May 31, through June 3rd.
FULL: Audubon Field Seminar: "Breeding Birds of Yuba Pass, Sierra Valley, and the Gold Lakes Region"
A chance to explore a unique habitat with stunning birds!