Richardson Bay Audubon Center & Sanctuary is ground zero for waterbirds and Pacific herring in San Francisco Bay. Our 900-acre open water sanctuary is closed from October 1st to March 31st each year and is visited by researchers focused on protecting and restoring the eelgrass ecosystem.
Our 10-acre site adjacent to the bay hosts summer camp, our youth conservation leadership program, and numerous volunteer opportunities.
Join us at sunset for oysters, wine, and music on the beach followed by elegant picnic fare at the Richardson Bay Audubon Center on October 12.
Watch world-renowned tattoo artists give bird tattoos, learn bird language, enjoy beer and food trucks, stroll on the beach, listen to Artic tales, and take action on climate change.