Santa Barbara Audubon Society’s Mission
Santa Barbara Audubon Society protects area birdlife and habitat
and connects people with birds
through education, conservation, and science.
During our 50th anniversary year, our then El Tecolote editor researched the history of our chapter. This three-part story covering the beginnings, the 1970s and 1980s was published in three issues of El Tecolote. These issues can be downloaded from:
We have also taken the same content and published it on our website. You can view this content on the following pages:
We hope you enjoy reading about our past. We hope to add the history of the last two decades in the near future.