For students of my birding classes and everyone interested in learning more about the birds and bird sounds in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Golden Gate Audubon Society – Birding by Ear –  I will be teaching an early spring 6 week class, beginning  March 2, 2017.  Field trips to be announced. This session is currently full.

I will be teaching another Birding by Ear spring class, starting April 27th.  Registration will be on March 15, at 10:00am.

April bird sounds recorded at Diablo Foothills – downloadable from SoundCloud

Cooper’s Hawk “Whaa” call.   Recorded 23 December 2015 at Diablo Foothills Regional Park, Walnut Creek.

The Official California Checklist by the California Bird Records Committee – Follows the new AOU changes!

Burrowing Owls - July 2013







Birding by Ear – Ten Tips on how to start birding by ear