Field Trips

Field Trip: S.B. Harbor & Andree Clark Bird Refuge


Join SBAS for a morning of birding and adventure at two of Santa Barbara’s hot spots.

Field Trip: Coal Oil Point Escapade

Ariel view of beach

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.

Field Trip: Hollister Ranch


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.

Field Trip: Nojoqui Falls County Park


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.

Field Trip – North Campus Open Space


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.