MCAS Field Trip - APR 28 - MEMBERS ONLY - Santa Margarita Lake & Dancing Grebes

Rushing Grebes at Santa Margarita Lake [photo by Derek Wong]


Morro Coast Audubon Society Presents **MEMBERS ONLY** 

FIELD TRIP:        Santa Margarita Lake & Dancing Grebes 

DATE:                  Sunday, April 28, 2024 

TIME:                   9:30AM to 12:30PM 

LEADER:            Jeanette Stone 

CO-LEADER:      Freddy Howell 

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 us for a special Members Only trip! This is an orientation to Santa Margarita Lake, its birds, and where to bird. We hope to see the courtship necking and dancing of Western and Clark's Grebes. We will carpool to three lakeshore stops to observe waterfowl and learn about grebes. Terrain: flat blacktop and gravel. Distance: We stand mostly. Walking is optional from our third and last stop.

There is a SLO County Parks Fee of $10 per car. We will set up carpools from the 101/58 park and ride.

ADA Accessible: This trip is ADA Accessible, although bring a chair because we stand for 20-plus minutes.

Experience Level: Birders and non-birding nature lovers.

Registration and RSVP to confirmation Required! 

Registration will open on the morning of APR 18thOn that date, MCAS members will automatically receive an ALERT with the LINK to the Field Trip’s Registration Form.

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