January 2017

AngelFest Update!

By | January 20th, 2017|Audubon, Birding Hotspot|

The promoters of AngelFest, the proposed 3-day Music Festival for Woodley Park in the Sepulveda Basin, have been quiet for some time now and have very likely given up the fight.  Public pressure against this festival was clearly the one obstacle they couldn't get past.  Congratulations to everyone involved in this struggle, especially the San [...]

October 2015

Check out the Vaux’s Swifts in downtown LA tonight!

By | October 10th, 2015|Audubon, Bird Walk, Cool Event|

Our friends at the National Park Service and Los Angeles Audubon Society are hosting a viewing of Vaux’s Swifts in downtown Los Angeles at the Ace Hotel (929 S. Broadway) tonight at dusk. Hopefully the birds will be on hand. Between 4 and 7 pm at the rooftop bar. Park Ranger Anthony Bevilacqua will [...]

March 2014

Los Angeles leads all U.S. counties in nationwide bird count

By | March 21st, 2014|Audubon, Birding Hotspot|

This town known for the movie business, freeways and surfing may need to add another one to the list: birdwatching. With the recent release of data from February’s Great Backyard Bird Count, a nationwide birding event, comes news that Los Angeles led all United States counties in the number of reports and species. During [...]