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Bird walks – Birding for Winter residents in Olompali State Park, Novato, Ca. – January 13, 2018 – !

    TOP – Olompali Mother’s Day Bird Walk 5-14-17 ybt-olompali-christmas-bird-count-2016 The Olompali State Park Christmas Bird Count enlisted Five Birders. Three of the five birder were Olompali People Board members (OP a non-profit which advocate for the park needs) … Continue reading

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Christmas Bird Count, Eastern Alameda County, Friday Dec. 15, 2017

The Eastern Alameda County Christmas Bird Count will be held on Friday, December 15, 2017. This is last year’s data: Eastern Alameda County Christmas Bird Count 2015 species summary: EAC – CBC 2015 Summary OF annual total species 10.15-1 Eastern … Continue reading

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Central Valley Bird Club Birding Festival, Nov. 16 – 18, 2018

Yellowbilled Tours will have a table exhibit at the Central Valley Bird Club Birding Symposium, Nov. 16th – 18th, 2017, at the Stockton Hilton Hotel in Stockton, CA. I will also be leading two field trips: 1.)  Friday Nov 17th. … Continue reading

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Points Reyes Bird & Nature Festival , April 22-24, 2018

For the sixth  year Yellowbilled Tours will have the responsibility of leading the beginning Birding Class. The class is held in Point Reyes NP along the Woodpecker Trail. It is scheduled for the Saturday, April 25th. You must sign up … Continue reading

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Eagles and Rators will continue to be killed on the Eastern Alameda County Altamont Pass Wind Energy DEIR is out for Public comment:

Several solar corporations are no longer interested in exploring energy development in this highly sensitive foraging habitat area for avian life, including raptors, owls and song birds. Conservationist such as yourself have effectively stopped this nonsense of flat land development … 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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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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Alameda Creek Watershed Council

The Alameda Creek Watershed Council (ACRCD) comprises a government agency as well as 501c civic green conservation groups. Their charge is to manage the third largest watershed in California. The Alameda Creek watershed covers 570 square miles. Its drainage flows … Continue reading

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