Bird LA Day Events Calendar 2018-02-10T11:44:53+00:00

With so many events taking place throughout Los Angeles County, there’s something for everyone!

Downtown/Central LA

Eastside

Westside

Valley and Parts North

South Bay

May
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Diamond Bar BirdBlitz @ Summitridge Park
May 12 all-day
Diamond Bar BirdBlitz @ Summitridge Park

Please join us for the first ever citywide census of birdlife and natural history of Diamond Bar, a community in the east San Gabriel Valley.

Bird LA Day Fern Dell/Griffith Park @ Fern Dell Bird Walk
May 12 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Bird LA Day Fern Dell/Griffith Park @ Fern Dell Bird Walk

The hike begins behind Trails Café in beautiful Fern Dell and will end up below the Observatory.

Los Angeles Zoo Member Bird Walk @ Los Angeles Zoo
May 12 @ 8:00 am
Los Angeles Zoo Member Bird Walk @ Los Angeles Zoo

Bird L.A. Day spotlights our wild bird populations with birding activities throughout Los Angeles! Los Angeles Zoo members are invited to participate by joining our knowledgeable docents for an early morning bird walk on Zoo grounds—home to a dazzling array of local birds and migratory guests.

Moore Laboratory of Zoology Bird Walk & Collection Tour @ Moore Laboratory of Zoology, Occidental College
May 12 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Moore Laboratory of Zoology Bird Walk & Collection Tour @ Moore Laboratory of Zoology, Occidental College

Join the Moore Laboratory of Zoology for a morning of campus birding followed by a collection and lab tour. Meet us at the fountain near the main entrance located on Alumni Drive at 8:00 a.m. The collection and lab tour will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the Moore Lab on Bird Road. Coffee and light refreshments will be served after our bird walk.

Placerita Canyon Bird Walk @ Placerita Canyon
May 12 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Placerita Canyon Bird Walk @ Placerita Canyon

Directions: Take the 405 or 5 Freeway north to the 14 Freeway. Exit the 14 at Placerita Canyon. Turn right at the end of the off ramp and continue about 1.5 miles to the park entrance. Turn right and park at the Nature Center. For more information, call the Nature Center at (661) 259-7721.

Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve Bird Walk @ Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reservea
May 12 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve Bird Walk @ Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reservea

SEPULVEDA BASIN BIRD WALK

Directions: Exit the San Diego Freeway (I-405) on Burbank Blvd. Go west about one-half mile to Woodley Avenue and turn right (north). Travel about one-half mile to the second possible right turn (at sign for the Water Reclamation Plant and Japanese Garden). Turn right and go east about one-half mile to Wildlife Area parking at the end of the road.

Bird LA Day – Los Angeles Audubon at Playa Del Rey Lagoon @ Meet at Del Rey Lagoon
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Bird LA Day - Los Angeles Audubon at Playa Del Rey Lagoon @ Meet at Del Rey Lagoon

Walk with Los Angeles Audubon around the Del Rey Lagoon and surrounding areas to view an amazing variety of water fowl, shorebirds and other birds and wildlife.

Bird walk with LA Audubon at Stocker Trail head Kenneth Hahn Park @ Stocker Corridor Trail Head
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Bird walk with LA Audubon at Stocker Trail head Kenneth Hahn Park @ Stocker Corridor Trail Head

Bird walk with Los Angeles Audubon along the Stocker Trail head area near Reuben Ingold Park and the southeast corner of Kenneth Hahn Park. Meet in the small parking lot at Overhill/Stocker/South LaBrea intersection.

Children and Family Guided Bird Walk @ Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Children and Family Guided Bird Walk @ Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve

Family bird-walk for children of all ages. Loaner Binoculars available. At end of walk, birds seen checklist review and snacks.
Directions: Exit the San Diego Freeway (I-405) on Burbank Blvd. Go west about 1/2 mile to the first possible right turn, Woodley Ave. Turn north (right) on Woodley. Travel about 1/2 mile to the second possible right turn (at sign for the Water Reclamation Plant and Japanese Garden). Turn and go east about 1/2 mile to Wildlife Area parking at the end of the road. Look for people with binoculars.

Discover the Birds of Surfrider Beach @ Malibu Lagoon State Beach
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Discover the Birds of Surfrider Beach @ Malibu Lagoon State Beach

Fun, casual discovery of the Lagoon and the beach. Surfers love birds too! Site of the rare, threatened Western Snowy Plover.

International Bird Rescue Open House @ International Bird Rescue L.A. Wildlife Center
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
International Bird Rescue Open House @ International Bird Rescue L.A. Wildlife Center

Come visit the International Bird Rescue to learn about the aquatic birds that call L.A. home and the life saving work we do for them. Tours will be offered on the half hour and our visitors center will be open with crafts and learning stations.

Rescued Raptors at Wild Wings Backyard Nature Store @ Wild Wings Backyard Nature Store
May 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Rescued Raptors at Wild Wings Backyard Nature Store @ Wild Wings Backyard Nature Store |  |  |

Celebrate Bird Day LA Day 2018 by visiting Wild Wings birding store in Sherman Oaks.
We will be hosting some amazing rescued raptors from 3:00-4:00. Please check
website for updates.

Parrots of Pasadena Walk, Talk and Cocktail Reception @ La Pintoresca Park
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Event title: Parrots of Pasadena walk, talk & cocktail reception with Professor Ursula K. Heise. Sponsored by UCLA’s Lab for Environmental Narrative Strategies (LENS) of the Institute of the Environment & Sustainability.  Meet at the corner of Fair Oaks and Washington Blvds.