MCAS Field Trip - FEB 20 - Atascadero Lake

Atascadero Lake [photo courtesy] 


Morro Coast Audubon Society Presents 

FIELD TRIP:        Atascadero Lake 

DATE:                  Tuesday, February 20, 2024 

TIME:                   9:00am to 11:00am 

LEADER:             Claudia Freitas 

CO-LEADER:      Robbie Revel  

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


Join leaders Robbie and Claudia for this bird walk around Atascadero Lake which will be approximately one mile long, at a slow to moderate pace, depending on where and how often we’re seeing birds.  The terrain is gentle, over flat surfaces. Expect to see numerous species in a variety of habitats, with likely sightings of: Red-shouldered Hawk, California Quail, California Scrub-Jay, Woodpeckers, and a variety of waterfowl. 

Restrooms are available. Rain cancels. 

ADA Accessible: Yes

Experience Level: All Levels Welcome

Registration and RSVP to confirmation Required! 

Registration will open on the morning of FEB 5th. 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 websiteand/or SLOCOBIRDING via

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