COPR lies with an Important Bird Area (IBA) of California. As such it provides some special opportunities to view many aspects of wildlife we may not ordinarily see.
Hollister Ranch is a large privately held area of ranchetts north of Gaviota on the coast and into the foot hills. This pristine coastal area is not something to miss. Seize the day and and see for your self the wonders this area holds.
A beautiful county park in the Gaviota pass area. Home of an easily accessible water fall and known as a nesting area for Purple Martins.
NCOS is part of a very large restoration process and is a habitat in progress. Already it has become a noteworthy regional birding spot. Here’s a great chance to explore this new habitat if you haven’t done so already.
Enjoy ranch owners Lee Carr and his brother Charles Carr’s hospitality at one of the best inland winter birding areas in the county!