MCAS Field Trip - JUN 9 - Breeding Birds of MDO Bluff Trail

American Oystercatcher on Nest and with Egg


Morro Coast Audubon Society Presents

FIELD TRIP:       Breeding Birds of MDO Bluff Trail

DATE:                  Friday, June 9, 2023

TIME:                   9:00am - 11:30am

LEADER:            The Revel Team

Trip is limited to 12 participants. Signups will be taken for 24 hours. 12 participants will be randomly selected. The remainder will be put on standby status in case of cancellations. Only registered people may attend.

Join the Revel Team for birding the bluffs at MontaƱa de Oro State Park. Our trail follows the sea-bluffs along the rocky coast of the south end of MDO Bluff Trail. We will focus on the breeding and nesting behavior of Black Oystercatchers, Pigeon Guillemots, and Brandt and Pelagic Cormorants. The rocky coast here presents spectacular views, great surf, and an amazing display of geology. Includes 1-2 miles of slow walking.

Bring binoculars. Field Guides are also helpful. Hats and sunscreen, water and snacks are suggested along with dressing for cool and windy conditions. Scopes and Cameras are welcome. Restrooms are available. Rain cancels.

ADA Accessible: No

Experience Level: All experience levels welcome

Registration and RSVP to confirmation Required!

Registration will open on the morning of MAY 25thOn that date, the LINK to the Field Trip’s Registration Form will ONLY be sent out via MCAS ALERT and SLOCOBIRDING. If you are not already a member of these email lists, you can join MCAS ALERT via JOIN MCAS ALERT EMAIL LIST in the Footer of the MCAS websiteand/or SLOCOBIRDING via

Questions? Email Robbie Revel