Walks & Talks

Nature Events this Month

The three groups that regularly offer public bird walks in our area are Marin Audubon Society, Marin Open Space, and Wild Birds Unlimited (sponsors of this blog). Check their calendars for additional scheduled events in other parts of the county. 

February 11: Backyard Bird Nesting talk at Wild Birds Unlimited. Learn when, where, and how our common backyard birds build their nests, as well as learn what kind of birds can be attracting to nesting boxes and how you can maximize their odds of success. More information and free registration here. 

February 11: Senior Stroll at Las Gallinas Ponds (San Rafael), Marin Open Space

February 16: Bird walk at Las Gallinas Ponds, San Rafael with Wild Birds Unlimited. More information and free registration here.

February 18: Backyard Birdsong talk at Wild Birds Unlimited. Learn how to go about learning birdsong, with helpful tips and a guided introduction to about 15 of our most notable backyard singers. More information and free registration here.

February 19: Nature for Kids at Indian Valley, Marin Open Space. Get close up with amphibians! 

February 22: Early wildflowers at Mount Burdell, Marin Open Space. 

February 25: Bird walk at Rush Creek Open Space Preserve with David Wimpfheimer and Wild Birds Unlimited. More information and free registration here.

February 27: Rush Creek Open Space from the Bahia end, Marin Open Space

March 1: Las Gallinas Ponds, San Rafael, Marin Audubon

March 3: Stafford Lake, Marin Audubon