Accessing Birds

Sagebrush Sparrow on barbed wire. Photo by Nora Livingston.


Engage with us


Field Trips and Events

Learn what’s happening locally that you can join.


Find out when birding and nature festivals are happening in California.

Christmas Bird Counts

Join a local Christmas Bird Count in December.

Climate Watch – coming soon!

Audubon’s new program that engages volunteers in monitoring changing bird habitat and species movement.


On Your Own


Birding Hotspots

Juvenile Rock Wren. Photo by Nora Livingston.

Find the best places to go birding in the Eastern Sierra.

Birding Trail Map

This virtual map is very helpful for finding the hotpots and planning your trip.

Bird Lists

Find local bird checklists here.

Important Bird Areas (IBAs)

A complete list of the Important Bird Areas within the Eastern Sierra with information about each.

Bird Sightings Reports

Check out what birders are seeing in real time.

To conserve and restore natural ecosystems.