|Last updated 11 Mar 2009|
|Favorite Birding Locations
|Alameda and Contra Costa County|
|Make sure to take a look at Birding Northern California by John Kemper. A very useful guide.|
|Additional Locations -|
|San Francisco Bay Area|
|Sierra Valley and Yuba Pass
San Francisco State University at the Sierra Nevada Field Campus. (bird checklist)
The Birds of the Salton Sea by Patten, McCaskie, and Unitt.
Sacramento Wildlife National Wildlife Refuge Complex
|Beyond California -Personal Favorites|
|Distant Birding Destinations
St. John, US Virgin Islands
Jalisco & Colima, Mexico
Titchwell Marsh, Norfolk, England
Contact Alan McBride for birding trips around Australia and beyond.
Atherton Tablelands, Queensland - I would suggest staying at both Cassowary House and Kingfisher Park.
Wollongong, New South Wales for pelagic trips.
|Mount Diablo from downtown Walnut Creek, CA|
East Bay Regional Park System
East Bay Municipal Utilities District Trails (EBMUD) (EBMUD permit)
Outer Point Reyes and Abbott's Lagoon
|Birding Tour Groups
You might want to check out these organized tour groups. Sometimes it's nice to sit back and let the experienced guides do all the work!
Shearwater Journeys pelagic birding trips.
Victor Emmanual Nature Tours