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

Oct
20
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.
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Bird Walk For Beginners In Grass Valley Sunday, October 20, 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. This walk is designed for beginners,[...]
Oct
25
Fri
8:00 am Bird Walk at South Yuba State Pa... @ Meet at Bridgeport’s north parking lot (just across the highway bridge on Pleasant Valley Road
Bird Walk at South Yuba State Pa... @ Meet at Bridgeport’s north parking lot (just across the highway bridge on Pleasant Valley Road
Oct 25 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Bird Walk at South Yuba State Park at Bridgeport Friday, October 25, 2019 8:00 – 10:00 AM Leader: Sylvia Wright, Sylvia.l.Wright@gmail.com Meet at Bridgeport’s north parking lot (just across the highway bridge on Pleasant Valley[...]
Nov
9
Sat
8:00 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
Nov 9 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Bird Walk for Beginners – Traylor Ranch, Penryn Saturday, November 9, 2019 8:00 – 10:00 AM Leader: Howard Williams oldbackpacker@me.com Meet in the parking lot off Humphrey Road at the southeast corner of Traylor Ranch[...]
Nov
17
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.
Nov 17 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Bird Walk For Beginners In Grass Valley Sunday,November 17, 2019 8:00 – 10:00 AM Leader: Meet in the Briar Patch parking lot at 8:00AM.530-265-4677 dcstew@outlook.com Meet in the Briar Patch parking lot at 8:00AM. See[...]
Nov
30
Sat
8:00 am Colusa National Wildlife Refuge/... @ Meet at the Park & Ride at the intersection of Highway 20 and Pleasant Valley Road at 8:00 am, and we will carpool from there.
Colusa National Wildlife Refuge/... @ Meet at the Park & Ride at the intersection of Highway 20 and Pleasant Valley Road at 8:00 am, and we will carpool from there.
Nov 30 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Colusa National Wildlife Refuge/Sutter Buttes Saturday, November 30, 2019 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM Leader: Ted Beedy 530-274-7232 tbeedy@comcast.net We always schedule this trip in late November to maximize our chances of seeing large concentrations of[...]