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Wisconsin: Spring Warbler Migration field trips starting, May 11th, 2015

Birding Wisconsin, with its many wet habitats, is a great experience during spring migration May 11th to May 15th., 2015 This is a small group field trip limited to four participants for each trip. YBT uses small, comfortable vans. YBT … Continue reading

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California: Birding open year round supporting birders doing their Big Year

Tailored to locate your target species. These field trips can take us throughout northern California, including Yosemite NP, Point Reyes NS, all birding hot spots in between including Tuolumne, Mono, Alpine, Plumas, Lassen, Shasta and  Modoc counties. Other California locations … Continue reading

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Nome, Alaska: May – June field trips

2015: Field trips begin on June 1 to June 6 and June 6 to 10. June 2015 Nome Field Trips are now open for registration. YBT – Nome Alaska 2013 Sighting list 130 species Nome is a frontier town in … Continue reading

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New Mexico: Southern Rocky Mtn. and High Plains fall migration field trip starting August 17, 2015

Birding Northern New Mexico August 16 to August 21, 2015 Small-group field trips limited to six birders each field trip YBT uses comfortable vehicles and does not book the field trip to meet vehicles capacity. YBT – New Mexico 2013 … Continue reading

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Wisconsin: Raptor Watch and Shorebird chase, Sept. 8 to 11, 2014

We’ll visit the Port Washington – Harrington Beach  on the shore of Lake Michigan to observe migrating raptors and other Canadian prairie species during their fall migration. We’ll bird the official raptor count location for the Western Great Lakes Bird & Bat … Continue reading

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Central Valley Bird Club Birding Festival, Nov. 21 – 24, 2014

Yellowbilled Tours will have a table exhibit at the Central Valley Bird Club Birding Symposium, Nov. 21 – 24, 2013, at the Stockton Hilton Hotel in Stockton, CA. I will also be leading a field trip to Clifton Court Forebay … Continue reading

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Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area

The San Francisco Bay Audubon Society’s chapters along with a number of other conservation groups filed suit to get our government’s attention to provide a solution to stop the killing of raptors and other avian species in eastern Alameda County. … Continue reading

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Christmas Bird Count, Eastern Alameda County, Friday Dec. 13, 2013

The Eastern Alameda County Christmas Bird Count will be held on Friday, December 13, 2013. This is last year’s data: Eastern Alameda County Christmas Bird Count 2011 species summary     This is the 2012 CBC data  http://www.independentnews.com/community/article_30fec270-4aec-11e2-bcac-001a4bcf887a.html?mode=story#.UOIxip1k5Hg.gmail      

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Points Reyes Bird & Nature Festival , April 27-29, 2014

Yellowbilled Tours will have a table exhibit at during the Points Reyes Bird & Nature Festival, April 27 – 29th, 2012. At the EAC, Point Reyes Station, CA. Please stop by and meet me, say hello, see what new field … Continue reading

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Alameda Creek Restoration

The construction of the new Calaveras Dam near Sunol EBRP will allow year-round stream flows to be maintained, supporting a future Steelhead fishery in Alameda Creek. This re-watering of the Alameda Creek will provide rich enhancement of the oak/sycamore riparian … Continue reading

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