Summer Match!

YOU DID IT! WE MADE OUR MATCH! Thanks to 30 donors, we raised — and topped — our $20,000 summer Match challenge for the endowment. The result is that the Santa Barbara Audubon Society endowment has nearly doubled, helping ensure our financial footing. We are very grateful to two longtime Audubon friends who initiated the… Read more »

Steve Ferry Retires from SBAS Board

Reluctantly, we say “goodbye” to Steve Ferry, stepping down as co-president of Santa Barbara Audubon after two years. His “Farewell” on June 20 celebrated 12 years on the Santa Barbara Audubon Board, chairmanship of our Membership and Conservation committees, and six years on the California Audubon Board. Donations from friends purchased a stunning pastel of… Read more »

SBAS Seeks To Double Its Endowment Fund


We are pleased to announce some very exciting news and invite you to help be part of an exceptional opportunity.

National Audubon Features SB Oil Spill

According to the June Audubon Online Newsletter, the July/August issue of the Audubon Magazine will be featuring an article on the Santa Barbara Oil spill of May 19th. See the Magazine article HERE.

SBAS Leadership letter on the Refugio Oil Spill

Update 5/25/2015 – Please be advised that the most current and up to date information regarding the oil spill and especially its impacts to COPR and the Snowy Plover nesting site are available on our Facebook page. Click the Facebook icon at the top of any page on our site.   Below is an update… Read more »