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Sea & Sage Audubon Society
An Orange County Chapter of the National Audubon Society

Sea & Sage Audubon Society's mission is to protect birds, other wildlife, and their habitats through education, citizen science, research, and public policy advocacy.

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Welcome to Sea & Sage!


Main Areas

Audubon House
Bird Information
Board Members
Bookstore at Audubon House
Calendar of Chapter Activities
Field Trips
Volunteer Now!
Youth Volunteer Opportunities
Links to other organizatons


Newsletter - Wandering Tattler
San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary
Sanctuary Trail Map & Rules

Strategic Plan
 (for chapter)

Field Trips

Field Trip program  (an overview)
Field Trip Schedule for 2019-2020
Upcoming Field Trips
Reservation Field Trips


Conservation Program  (an overview)
Mission Statement
4th Tues. Conservation Lecture - Sept. 24
Bird Research Programs
Environmental Volunteer Opportunities
Local Conservation Projects
Tree Swallow
Nestboxes Study
Tree Trimming Resource Packet
Tree Trimming brochure
Turkey Vulture Days

TV Observation Locations

Survey Form for Turkey Vulture Days
2019 Bloom-Hayes Research Grant application
2019 Bloom-Hays Grants Awarded


Education Program   (an overview)
Audubon Naturalists program   (for adults)
Birding Classes

Coloring pages for Children
Group Tours  (for Scouts & Community groups)
How to Create a Bird Friendly Garden
-- Plant List for Bird Friendly Garden

Junior Naturalist program
Monthly Nature Walks
Nature Day Camps

Nature Discovery Kits (for loan )
Outdoor Adventures Program
Sponsor a School Bus
Sponsor Taxidermy Birds
Summer Bat Walks - (2020 dates tba)
Teacher Resources

Sylvia's Trip Diaries

Sylvia's Diaries Info page
2005 - North Through the Prairies
2006 - From Texas to the Rockies
2007 - From Great Basin to Great Plains
2008 - Trip to the Western States
2009 - Central & Coastal Northern CA
2009 - All of America's Prairies & Deserts
2010 - So. California to So Rockies
2011 -
Alaska and Yukon


Special Events

SPECIAL EVENTS (an overview)
Volunteers Party - Feb. 8, 2020
Annual Dinner - Friday, March 20, 2020
Summer Bat Walks
Orange County Spring Count
- April & May 2020
Summer BBQ - July 25, 2020
Pancake Breakfast - Oct. 26, 2019
Christmas Bird Counts - Dec 2019
Great Backyard Bird Count - Feb., 2020

Bat Information
Summer Bat Walks
Discovering Bats
ID & Ecology of OC Bats

Bird Classes

Schedule of Upcoming Classes:
Bird Embroidery Class - Cancelled for 2019
Birds of Southern CA - Fall 2019
Learning CA Bird Sounds - Jan to March, 2020
Learning Mountain Bird Sounds - March to May, 2020

Bird Sounds Learning Packages
(Flashdrives & worksheets)

Bird & Wildlife Information

Bird Information   (a list of all Bird Info pages)
Attracting & Feeding Birds
Baby Bird Season & Bird Problems
Banded Birds
Banded (Tagged) White Pelicans
Beached Marine Mammals
Bee Information by Bob Allen
Bird Counts: CBC, SJWS, UNB, UCI Marsh, OCSC
Christmas Bird Counts
Bird Research

RBA's - reporting & receiving
Where to Go Birding in Orange County
Additional Bird Information

PASE Program
Great Backyard Bird Count - Feb. 2020

Christmas Bird Counts

Information page on the CBC
Inland (NE) CBC - Dec. 15, 2019
San Juan Capistrano CBC - Dec. 21, 2019
Coastal CBC - Dec. 29, 2019

Least Tern Project

General Info Page for this project
Least Tern Nesting Season 2019
2019 Chronology of Events for LETE Nesting Season

OC Snowy Plover & Least Tern Surveys

Info about OC SNPL and CLTE Surveys
2019 SNPL Newly Revised Data Sheet
2019 SNPL Newly Revised Data Sheet (PDF)

Bird Seasons CA
BirdSeasons CA at the SJWS


WHAT'S NEW on this website

Wandering Tattler newsletter - September
Wandering Tattler newsletter - October
Pancake Breakfast - Oct. 26

4th Tues Conservation Lecture - Sept. 24

DIRECTIONS to Audubon House, the Duck Club, the Learning Center, and the San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary


updated Sept. 19, 2019

Sea & Sage Audubon Society
PO Box 5447 • Irvine, CA 92616 • 949-261-7963