Relevant Resources

Find other helpful and informative links regarding birds, research, and ways to understand Bay Area wildlife.
An Allen's hummingbird perched on a branch.
An Allen's hummingbird perched on a branch. Photo: James Masur / Audubon Photography Awards
Point Blue Conservation Science

Bird, wildlife and ecosystems research & conservation.

(Formerly PRBO.)

Institute for Bird Populations Dedicated to understanding the abundance, distribution, and ecology of birds, and to facilitating scientifically informed conservation of birds and their habitats.
San Francisco Bay Bird Observatory Dedicated to the conservation of birds and their habitats through science and outreach.
Golden Gate Raptor Observatory Inspiring the preservation of California raptor populations.
All About Birds--Cornell Bird ID and natural history.
eBird Powerful online database for bird sightings.
Christmas Bird Count--Audubon News and information about Christmas Bird Counts.
Romberg Tiburon Center--SFSU Advancing understanding of the world’s complex marine and estuarine environments through research, education, and outreach, with a focus on San Francisco Bay.
Audubon Canyon Ranch Protecting nature through land preservation, nature education and conservation science.
Napa-Solano Audubon Society Napa, Solano Cos.
Sequoia Audubon Society San Mateo Co.
Santa Clara Valley Audubon Society San Clara Co.
Mt. Diablo Audubon Society Contra Costa Co.
Marin Audubon Society Marin Co.
Golden Gate Audubon Society SF, Alameda and Contra Costa Cos. (mostly western)
Ohlone Audubon Society Alameda Co. (southern & eastern)
Madrone Audubon Society Sonoma Co.
Marin Nature Adventures Exploring the wonders of nature in Marin County, CA
WildCare With programs in animal aid, advocacy and education — the voice for wildlife throughout the Bay Area and beyond.

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