A better bay for birds

San Francisco Bay area voters have the opportunity to raise $500 million for needed wetland restoration.

Great Blue Heron over San Francisco Bay. Photo: TJ Gehling

Water and birds
Water

Water and birds

Audubon California is working throughout the state to ensure that birds and habitat receive the water that they need.

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Audubon California Advocacy Day 2016
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Audubon California Advocacy Day 2016

Join us for Audubon California's Annual Advocacy Day, which will be held in Sacramento on June 8.

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Salton Sea
Salton Sea

Securing a home for birds at the Salton Sea

Audubon California is helping secure the future of one of the state's key bird habitats.

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A landmark win for little fish that are a big deal for marine birds
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A landmark win for little fish that are a big deal for marine birds

Dozens of forage fish species critical for seabirds and other marine wildlife on the west coast gained landmark federal protection today under a new rule from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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No, the Central Valley refuges aren't getting 100% of their federal water allocations. Not remotely.
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It's always a drought for birds

No, the Central Valley wildlife refuges aren't getting 100% of their federal water allocation. Not remotely.

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Klamath deal will bring down dams and help fish, but refuges and waterfowl remain high and dry
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Klamath deal will bring down dams and help fish, but refuges and waterfowl remain high and dry

The Klamath Basin wildlife refuges, which sustain 80% of ducks and geese that use the Pacific Flyway, still need help.

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Saving the Tricolored Blackbird
Tricolored Blackbird

Saving the Tricolored Blackbird

This rare California bird needs our help to survive.

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Birds we're diggin'

A brief history of Audubon in California

Audubon California was established in 1996 as a field program of the National Audubon Society, overseeing the organization's properties and leading conservation efforts. But our work in California goes back to the earliest days of the national organization, even before its formal founding. Audubon's legacy of conservation and activism in the Golden State establishes it as a force for conservation along the Pacific Flyway. Learn more about it.