Special Topics

Marbled Godwit


Websites offering specialized information on bird conservation  in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Migration studies, mating, feeding.

Specific Species Notes

Bar-tailed Godwit (migration)
California Clapper Rail (conservation and spartina)
Dowitchers (identification)
Gull ID



California birds in decline

An analysis by the National Audubon Society reveals that environmental threats are taking a toll on some of California's most beloved birds, including the Pintail (96% decline since 1967) and the Loggerhead Shrike (76%).

Bird Talks by Bob

Bob Lewis is a well-known speaker on a variety of bird subjects.  He has frequently spoken at Audubon Societies, Benevolent Societies, Conservation groups, etc. and has taught bird-related classes for 18 years at Adult schools, museums and Audubon Societies.  Here is a listing of currently available presentations, all richly illustrated by Bob's photographs.