We in Santa Barbara are very lucky to have amazing natural history and birding experts available to present to us monthly. Our programs are usually the fourth Wednesday of the month at Farrand Hall at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History unless otherwise noted. The doors open at 7pm with programming starting at 7:30…. Read more »

Weather update for Allensworth/Pixley overnight field trip this weekend:

At this time, there are no road closures nor flooding reported, so the trip is on. The weather will be a mix of light rain and overcast. Rain gear is a must. Birding conditions will be fair to good. Tent camping at Allensworth is not recommended. RV camping should be OK. It is advised that… Read more »

Thomas Fire effects on SBAS Activities

Due to foul air and the fact that Cal Fire is using Cachuma as a staging area, this field trip has been canceled.   The Carpinteria Christmas Bird count has also been moved to January 5th, 2018   The Santa Barbara CBC Dinner Ticket deadline is now: Thursday December 28th at 6:00 pm