It is the mission of Sierra Foothills Audubon Society to educate ourselves and others to the variety and beauty of our natural environment and protect our wildlife and natural places.

Brown Creeper

Brown Creeper

Tree Swallow

Tree Swallow

Use this site to find out more about the Sierra Foothills Audubon Society chapter. Use the Activities page to participate in our events and Conservation page to foster online communications about issues important to you. Be sure to check our newsletter, The Phoebe.  The free Acrobat reader is needed to read the Phoebe.
Sierra Foothills Audubon Society is headquartered in Grass Valley, California. Our membership area includes Nevada, Placer, Yuba, Sierra and El Dorado County.

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Upcoming Events

Jun
3
Mon
9:30 am Bird Walk for Beginners – Traylo... @ Meet in the parking lot off Humphrey Road at the southeast corner of Traylor Ranch Nature Reserve and Bird Sanctuary
Bird Walk for Beginners – Traylo... @ Meet in the parking lot off Humphrey Road at the southeast corner of Traylor Ranch Nature Reserve and Bird Sanctuary
Jun 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Bird Walk for Beginners – Traylor Ranch, Penryn Monday, June 3, 2019 9:30 – 11:30 AM Leader: Heath Wakelee 916-870-5253,  hwakelee@gmail.com Meet in the parking lot off Humphrey Road at the southeast corner of Traylor[...]
Jun
8
Sat
7:30 am Bird Walk at South Yuba River St... @ We’ll meet at Bridgeport’s north parking lot (just past the Yuba River highway bridge).
Bird Walk at South Yuba River St... @ We’ll meet at Bridgeport’s north parking lot (just past the Yuba River highway bridge).
Jun 8 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Bird Walk at South Yuba River State Park at Bridgeport Saturday, June 8, 2019  7:30 – 9:30 AM Leaders: Bob Slyker bgsly@aol.com and Carol & Bruce Malnor cmalnor@comcast.net (530-263-9392) We’ll meet at Bridgeport’s north parking[...]
Jun
13
Thu
9:30 am City of Lincoln Wastewater Treat... @ Meet at the City of Lincoln Wastewater Treatment Facility, 1245 Fiddyment Road, Lincoln, CA
City of Lincoln Wastewater Treat... @ Meet at the City of Lincoln Wastewater Treatment Facility, 1245 Fiddyment Road, Lincoln, CA
Jun 13 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
City of Lincoln Wastewater Treatment Facility Thursday, June 13, 2019   9:30 -11:30AM    Leader: Heath Wakelee 916-870-5253,  hwakelee@gmail.com Meet at the City of Lincoln Wastewater Treatment Facility, 1245 Fiddyment Road, Lincoln, CA  95648  Phone:[...]
Jun
16
Sun
8:00 am Bird Walk For Beginners In Grass... @ Meet in the Briar Patch parking lot at 8:00AM
Bird Walk For Beginners In Grass... @ Meet in the Briar Patch parking lot at 8:00AM
Jun 16 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Bird Walk For Beginners In Grass Valley Sunday, June 16, 2019 8:00 -10:00 AM Leader: Dan Stewart  530-265-4677 dcstew@outlook.com Meet in the Briar Patch parking lot at 8:00AM. See May 19, 2019 listing for trip[...]
Jun
17
Mon
6:30 am Field Trip to Sierra Valley @ Meet in the parking lot of the Rood Government Center, 950 Maidu Ave., Nevada City (just off Hwy 49) at 6:30 AM
Field Trip to Sierra Valley @ Meet in the parking lot of the Rood Government Center, 950 Maidu Ave., Nevada City (just off Hwy 49) at 6:30 AM
Jun 17 @ 6:30 am – 2:00 pm
Field Trip to Sierra Valley Sunday, June17, 2019 6:30 AM to ? Leader: Dale Rubach 530-272-3698, rugby7676-birds@yahoo.com Meet in the parking lot of the Rood Government Center, 950 Maidu Ave., Nevada City (just off Hwy[...]