The board council representative for the Central Coast Council is Dave Tyra.
The Central Coast Council includes the following chapters:
Conejo Valley Audubon Society
La Purisima Audubon Society
Monterey Audubon Society
Morro Coast Audubon Society
Santa Barbara Audubon Society
Ventura Audubon Society
Upcoming Central Coast Council Meetings
Saturday, September 21, 2019
Hosted by: Santa Barbara Audubon Society
Location: Coal Oil Point Reserve Nature Center, Slough Rd. Building 7060, Goleta, CA 93117
8:00am Bird Walk, North Campus Open Space
Meet at parking lot, 6969 Whittier Drive, Goleta
9:15am Introductions and finalization of agenda
9:30am Legislative and Policy Update
Mike Lynes, Director of Public Policy, Audubon CA (via Skype)
10:00am Coastal Conservation Workshop
Andrea Jones, Director of Bird Conservation, Audubon CA
11:45 Strauss Wind Energy Project
Steve Ferry, Santa Barbara Audubon
1:15pm Chapter Reports
2:15pm Chapter feedback for State and National Audubon
Discussion of new chapter network and support system
3:00pm Meeting adjourned
There will be a bird walk starting at 8:00am at the North Campus Open Space, and those wanting to participate should meet at the parking lot at 6969 Whittier Drive, Goleta.
Parking at the Nature Center is by permit in the adjacent UCSB parking lot, (there is a machine in the lot to obtain a permit). People are encouraged to carpool!
The meeting will start at 9:15. Coffee, tea, fruit and muffins will be available in the morning, and SBAS will be providing salads and sandwiches for lunch (if you have special dietary needs, please bring your own lunch, there is a refrigerator on site). A special thanks go out to Dolores Pollock, Janice Levasheff, and the rest of the SBAS team for their work in setting up this meeting!
Also, attending from Audubon CA are Gaylon Parsons, Deputy Director, and Andrea Jones, Director of Bird Conservation. Andrea will be presenting a Coastal Conservation Workshop.
Steve Ferry of SBAS will present on the Strauss Wind Energy Project.
If you are planning on attending, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Notes from Past Council Meetings
March 30, 2019 (pdf)
September 15, 2018 (pdf)
February 10, 2018 (pdf)
September 16, 2017 (pdf)
March 18, 2017 (pdf)
September 17, 2016 (pdf)
February 20, 2016 (pdf)
October 24, 2015 (pdf)
March 14, 2015 (pdf)
January 12, 2013 (pdf)
Additional Documents & Resources
Audubon CA comment letter on Oso Flaco proposed development
California legal advisory re: protection of migratory birds
Drone research on Ormond Beach
Habitat Connectivity and Wildlife Corridor project
Santa Barbara Winter Bird Count for Kids Bird Checklist 2019
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