Wingding Family Fest at Skyline Ridge OSP
Wingding Family Fest
Celebrate Spring at the "Wingding Family Fest: A Celebration of Birds and All Things Winged" on May 9, 2015, 10 am - 3 pm. This FREE event with lots of kid's activities is at the Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserve. More...
We would like to extend a thank-you to a few special volunteers. More...
SCVAS in the News
"Palo Alto's design competition for an iconic bike bridge leading to the Baylands reached a dramatic and surprising conclusion when the City Council overruled a jury of architects and selected a subtle, slender structure" favored by birds, SCVAS, and others. Read the article at Palo Alto Online . And another another article at San Jose Mercury News.
Read highlights of current news from our chapter. This installment: "The Egret Rookery of Shorebird Way". More...
It is once again time for our most important fundraiser! It's easy to participate: join a team, gather pledges or donate the minimum yourself, then count birds from March 28 to April 26, 2015. People who raise the most money win valuable prizes! More...
Next program April 15, 2015: "Attu: Extreme birding in the Aleutian Islands" by Julio Mulero. More...
Our Environmental Advocate describes some of our latest environmental issues and projects. More...
If you find an orphaned baby bird DON'T PICK IT UP unless it is in immediate danger, instead station a lookout and contact a wildife rescue group. More...
Upcoming Events at SCVAS
See more events in our calendars.
Sunday April 19, 8:00 AM (Half day)
Arastradero Open Space Preserve
Trip involves moderately strenuous hiking.
Wednesday April 22, 8:30 AM (half day)
New Almaden Township
We'll bird through New Almaden township on Almaden and Bertram Roads.
Saturday April 25, 8:00 AM-10:00 AM (arrive at 7:50AM)
Young Audubon Adventure: Spring Bird Banding with SFBBO
Join the San Francisco Bay Bird Observatory (SFBBO) at the peak of the spring migration season to see a live bird banding demonstration and experience conservation science in action.