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El Tecolote Fall 2019

Santa Barbara Audubon’s Fall issue of El Tecolote is now available.

In this issue read about:

  • The June Annual Meeting
  • The Board summer retreat
  • Meet new Executive Director
  • Meet our new Education co-chairperson
  • The Strauss Wind Energy Project
  • New Members & Donor thank you
  • Premier trip to Point Mugu
  • Upcoming Field Trips, Friday Bird Walks and Programs for the fall

To download the pdf file, click the thumbnail image to the right.

A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of Montecito Journal and SB Sentinel for the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote Summer 2019

Santa Barbara Audubon’s Summer issue of El Tecolote is now available.

In this issue read about:

  • The June Annual Meeting – Vote for next year’s Board & updated By-Laws.
  • Farewell to our 1st Executive Director
  • Meet our Publicity Chair person
  • UCSB’S North Bluff Lighting Fix
  • The Joy Parkinson Science Fair Award Winner
  • SBC Species Milestone
  • EITS Volunteer news
  • Upcoming Field Trips, Friday Bird Walks. No Programs during the summer

To download the pdf file, click the thumbnail image to the right.

A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of Montecito Journal and SB Sentinel for the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote Spring 2019

Santa Barbara Audubon’s Spring issue of El Tecolote is now available.

In this issue read about:

  • Our results of the 119 Christmas Bird Count
  • The highlights of the 5th Annual Winter Bird Count for Kids
  • Meet our new EITS Director
  • Meet our student representative
  • Santa Barbara County Condor Milestone
  • What the Science Committee is up to
  • Upcoming Field Trips, Friday Bird Walks & Programs

To download the pdf file, click the thumbnail image to the right.

A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of Montecito Journal and SB Sentinel for the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote Winter 2018-19

Santa Barbara Audubon’s Winter issue of El Tecolote is now available.

In this issue read about:

  • The coming 119th Christmas Bird Count
  • Our 5th Winter Bird Count 4 Kids
  • Meet Board member Kathleen Boehm
  • EITS News
  • The Brown Pelican Survey
  • SBAS birding outreach
  • Upcoming Field Trips, Friday Bird Walks, Programs and other events

To download the pdf file, click the image on the right.


A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of

For the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote Fall 2018

Santa Barbara Audubon’s Fall issue of El Tecolote is now available.

In this issue read about:

  • The annual membership picnic
  • The summer Board Retreat
  • Meet new Board member Lori Gaskin
  • EITS News
  • Farewell to Gabriele
  • SBAS birding outreach
  • Gil Perleberg the Hummer Whisperer, RIP
  • NCOS Kids Bird Festival
  • Big Day with Wes Fritz supports SBAS
  • Upcoming Field Trips, Friday Bird Walks, Programs and other events

To download the pdf file, click the link at the top of this post.


A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of

For the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote Summer 2018

Santa Barbara Audubon’s Summer issue of El Tecolote will soon be available.

In this issue read about:

  • The annual membership picnic
  • Board members we are losing
  • Conservation Committee
  • The SBAS overlook at NCOS
  • EITS news
  • Upcoming Field Trips, Friday Bird Walks, Programs and other events

To download the pdf file, click the link at the top of this post.

Two articles in this issue of ET reference online files. Unfortunately the references in ET are incorrect. Please use the links below to access the files mentioned.
1) Full text of “The SBAS Conservation Committee…In Context
2) “Audubon Overlook” article with graphics

 

 

A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of

For the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote Spring 2018

Santa Barbara Audubon’s Spring issue of El Tecolote is now available.

In this issue read about:

  • The Christmas Bird Count results
  • The highlights of the 4th Annual Winter Bird Count for Kids
  • Meet a co-chair of the Conservation Committee
  • SBMNH honors EITS
  • Our Raptors’ experience during the Thomas fire
  • Judy Hogan In Memoriam
  • Upcoming Field Trips, Friday Bird Walks, Programs and other events

To download the pdf file, click the thumbnail image to the right.

A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of Montecito Journal and SB Sentinel for the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote December 2017 – February 2018

Santa Barbara Audubon’s December – February 2017 issue of El Tecolote is now available.

In this issue read about:

  • The upcoming Christmas Bird Count (CBC)
  • The CBC Dinner!
  • Meet our new SBAS Treasurer
  • The fun we had at the Goleta Sanitary District open house
  • The fall Brown Pelican Survey
  • Snowy Plovers at the Santa Barbara Zoo
  • News from Eyes In The Sky
  • Upcoming Field Trips, Friday Bird Walks, and programs

To download the pdf file, click the thumbnail image to the right.

A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe for the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote September – November 2017

Santa Barbara Audubon’s September – November 2017 issue of El Tecolote is now available.

In this issue read about:

  • The Annual Membership Meeting
  • Our New Programs Chairperson
  • SBAS Helping programs in the community
  • Eyes In The Sky news – the raptors temporary new homes
  • Upcoming Premier fundraising Field Trips.
  • Upcoming Field Trips and Friday Bird Walks (No Summer Programs)
  • Thank-you’s to last year’s Donors

To download the pdf file, click the thumbnail image to the right.

A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of Montecito Journal and SB Sentinel for the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote June – August 2017

v55-4Santa Barbara Audubon’s June – August 2017 issue of El Tecolote is now available.

In this issue read about:

  • End of the year news, Board Volunteer opportunities
  • Our 2017 Joy Parkinson Award / Science Fair winner
  • The latest Brown Pelican Survey
  • Tribute to Karen Bridgers
  • White-tailed Kite progress report
  • SBAS Conservation committee update
  • Eyes In The Sky news
  • Our Photo Contest with Goleta Sanitary District
  • Upcoming Field Trips and Friday Bird Walks (No Summer Programs)

To download the pdf file, click the thumbnail image to the right.

A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of Montecito Journal and SB Sentinel for the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote March – May 2017

Santa Barbara Audubon’s March – May 2017 issue of El Tecolote is now available.

In this issue read about:

  • The outcome of the Santa Barbara CBC
  • January’s WBC4K
  • After school bird trips for Salvation Army kids
  • EITS News
  • Upcoming programs, Field Trips and Friday Bird Walks.

To download the pdf file, click the thumbnail image to the right.

 

A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of Montecito Journal and SB Sentinel for the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote December-February 2017

v55-2Santa Barbara Audubon’s December – January 2017 issue of El Tecolote is now available.

In this issue read about:

  • THE 117TH AUDUBON CHRISTMAS BIRD COUNT
  • Recap of the EITS Open House
  • Jan Hamber
  • EITS News
  • Upcoming programs, Field Trips and Friday Bird Walks.

To download the pdf file, click the thumbnail image to the right.

The full article on the Salton Sea can be downloaded HERE.

 

A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of Montecito Journal and SB Sentinel for the layout of El Tecolote

El Tecolote September-November 2016

Santa Barbara Audubon’s September – November 2016 issue of El Tecolote is now available.

Note that in as effort to reduce effort and costs pertaining to El Tecolote, we will now be publishing quarterly.

In this issue read about the 4th annual EITS Open House and Fundraiser. Get updates on SBAS Board members. Find out about the Santa Barbara Breeding Bird Survey. Get the latest on upcoming Programs, Field Trips, Friday Bird Walks and Premier Fundraiser trips.

To download the pdf file, click the thumbnail image to the right.

A big Thank You to Trent Watanabe of Montecito Journal and SB Sentinel for the layout of El Tecolote