FIELD TRIP: Shorebirds 101 – Thursday 8/22

Join leaders Norma Wightman and Jan Surbey, and the returning shorebirds, for this trip along Morro Strand State Beach on Thursday, August 22nd from 8:30-10:00AM.

Targeted for beginners, but all ages and experience levels are welcome. Expect to walk about a mile or two along the beach. Meet at the Morro Strand campground entrance to the beach at the north end of the campground.

Directions: Take Highway 1 to Morro Bay, turn off Hwy 1 towards the ocean at Yerba Buena Street (signal), turn left when road bends onto Oceanside Drive, continue into the campground to the first parking lot past the entrance kiosk.

Dressing in “layers” recommended. Bring binoculars if you have them; if not, the leaders will have some binoculars you may borrow for the trip. No RSVP needed. Restrooms are available in the campground.

For additional information, email Jan Surbey, MCAS field trip chair, at