MCAS Workshop - MAR 23 - Birding for Beginners Workshop

MCAS Office [photo by Robbie Revel]


Morro Coast Audubon Society Presents 

WORKSHOP:     Birding for Beginners Workshop 

LOCATION:        Morro Coast Audubon Office, Morro Bay 

DATE:                  Saturday, March 23, 2024 

TIME:                   9:00 am to 1:30 pm 

LEADER:            Karen Watts 

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.


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. 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. 

ADA Accessible: Yes

Experience Level:  Beginners

Registration and RSVP to confirmation Required! 

Registration will open on the morning of MAR 13thOn that date, members of MCAS will automatically receive an ALERT with the LINK to the Field Trip’s Registration Form.

Non-members will receive an ALERT with the LINK ONLY if they have joined the MCAS ALERT or the SLOCOBIRDING email list. You can join MCAS ALERT via JOIN MCAS ALERT EMAIL LIST in the Footer of the MCAS website or SLOCOBIRDING via

Please consider becoming a member of MCAS to support MCAS’s mission and activities, including Field Trips.

Questions? Email