MCAS Field Trip - SEP 2 - Beginning Birding Workshop

Birding Workshop [photo by Robbie Revel]


Morro Coast Audubon Society Presents

WORKSHOP:     Beginning Birding Workshop

LOCATION:        Morro Coast Audubon O
ffice, Morro Bay

DATE:                  Saturday, September 2, 2023

TIME:                   9:00 am - 1:30 pm

LEADER:            Karen Watts

CO-LEADER:     Robbie Revel

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.

DESCRIPTION: This program is especially designed for beginners. Learn about the skills needed to master birding as a hobby. Practice making observations, learn to use binoculars, spotting scopes, and field guides and learn about resources available for ongoing skill building. A discussion in the Morro Coast Audubon office will be followed by an outdoor walk at the Marina Boardwalk to practice skills. There will be a short break for lunch. Skills practice can be done indoors if it is raining. Bring binoculars if you have them. Restrooms are available. Children over 12 are welcome. 

Bring a hat, water, lunch, sunscreen, binoculars and field guides (if you have them) and dress in layers to accommodate wind and changing weather. Sturdy shoes are recommended. 

ADA Accessible: Yes

Experience Level: Beginners

Registration and RSVP to confirmation Required! 

Registration will open on the morning of AUG 18. On 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 website and/or SLOCOBIRDING via

Questions? Email