2024 Birdathon Begins

Our largest fundraiser is back for another year, bringing you more ways to support our work to spread awareness and protect birds in the Bay Area!

Registration for all Birdathon Trips Opens 2/28 at 1pm

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  • The Importance of Islands to Avian Evolution

    Presented by Bob Lewis

    Date: March 4, 2024

    Time and Location: 7pm via Zoom

    Islands play a key role in both the evolution of new avian species and the extinction of others. Because islands are isolated land masses, species which arrive on islands evolve separately from their parent group and through genetic drift eventually become unique. At the same time, because island species are restricted to small areas and…

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Reserve Tesla Park

In 2021, Golden Gate Bird Alliance and its allies successfully advocated to save the Alameda-Tesla property (Tesla Park) from off-road vehicle use. Now we need your help to convince the California State Parks Department to classify Tesla Park as a Reserve. Classifying the 3,100 acre site as a Reserve will ensure the parks department prioritizes…
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GGAS field trip to Middle Harbor Shoreline Park / Photo by Ilana DeBare

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