February’s featured Year of the Bird action is the Great Backyard Bird Count. It’s February 16-18, and it’s a fun and easy way to contribute to our understanding how populations of birds are changing from year to year.
This year is the Year of the Bird. Join the National Audubon Society, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, National Geographic, and BirdLife International in a year-long celebration of birds. Check out the official Year of the Bird website and sign up for updates.
Grace Nakamura, beloved Audubon member, passed away on May 30, 2017 from complications of pneumonia. She and her husband Yosh received Whittier Area Audubon’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016. She was instrumental in getting a viewing platform installed at the Whittier Narrows Nature Center and started a native plant greenhouse project at La Serna High […]
Please join us in remembering Thomas Drouet (July 16, 1931 – April 8, 2017) A message from the family: Thomas L. Drouet (July 16, 1931 – April 8, 2017) was a kind-hearted, life-long teacher, and volunteer who helped many people reach for their dreams. He loved teaching and always did so with witty humor and […]
The week long trip to Arizona, July 25 – 31, 2015, was beautiful and a great success. Southeast Arizona in late July offers hellacious weather in return for spectacular birding. Fanning out from Green Valley, Larry and Joan led us for a week chasing endemics and exotics in some popular birding areas. Our first day […]
We had a wonderful time on our weekend fieldtrip to Butterbredt Springs on May 16-17, 2015. The first day we went to Butterbredt Springs and birded the Greenhorn Mountains. The second day we went to Trail of a Hundred Giants and back down the Kern a River.
Bird LA Day on Saturday, May 2, 2015 was a fun day get people out birding around Los Angeles County. Some of us in Whittier Area Audubon joined the Habitat Preservation Authority bird walk in our favorite Sycamore Canyon. We had a great time! Here are some of the birds we saw. Enjoy these photos […]
The trip to Owens Valley and the Eastern Sierras, April 20-22, 2015, was a great success! Enjoy the photos!
Some photos from our Annual Conservation Dinner which took place on March 19, 2015 honoring Mary Hanson and recognizing Norma Allen.