Carpinteria Birdwatchers

Carpinteria Birdwatchers are a group of people in and around Carpinteria, CA, who enjoy birdwatching. We have evening birdwatching classes and morning birdwatching outings once a month. All classes and outings are free and open to all ages and ability levels.

March 25, 2021 meeting: Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

See this post for details: Yellow-crowned Night-Herons: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for Thursday, March 25

Mailing list

To be notified of upcoming classes and outings you can subscribe to the following Google group (like an email list) by sending an email to this address:

carpinteria-birdwatchers-subscribe@googlegroups.com
…or by visiting the group’s web page at:
https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/carpinteria-birdwatchers/join

Questions? Contact John Callender, jbc@jbcsystems.com, or call 805-455-0053.

Older Links

February 25, 2021 meeting: Yellow-rumped Warblers

See this post for details: Yellow-rumped Warblers: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for Thursday, February 25. Special guest Rebecca Coulter.

January 28, 2021 meeting: Winter Orioles

See this post for details: Winter Orioles: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for Thursday, January 28Special guest: Paul Lehman.

December 17, 2020 meeting: CBC cancellation and a fun photo quiz

See this post for details: CBC cancellation and a fun photo quiz: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for December 17

December 3, 2020 meeting: CBC data entry

See this post for details: CBC Data Entry: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for December 3

November 19, 2020 meeting: The Carpinteria CBC (continued)

See this post for details: CBC Planning: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for November 19

November 5, 2020 meeting: The Carpinteria CBC

With special guest Linus Blomqvist. See this post for details: Big Sit wrap-up, sbcobirding and eBird, and the CBC: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for November 5Special guest: Linus Blomqvist.

October 22, 2020 meeting: Ducks

See this post for details: Ducks: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for October 22

October 8, 2020 meeting: Sparrows

See this post for more details: Sparrows: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for October 8

September 24, 2020 meeting: Birds of Prey

See this post for more details: Birds of Prey: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for September 24

September 10, 2020 meeting: Gulls Part 2

See this post for more details: Gulls Part 2: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for September 10Special guest: Mark Holmgren.

August 27, 2020 meeting: Gulls Part 1

See this post for more details: Gulls Part 1: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for August 27

August 13, 2020 meeting: Thrashers and Blackbirds

See this post for more details: Thrashers and Blackbirds: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for August 13

July 30, 2020 meeting: Larger Shorebirds

See this post for more details: Larger Shorebirds: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for July 30

July 16, 2020 meeting: Peeps

With special guest Nick Lethaby. See this post for more details: Peeps: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for July 16. Special guest: Nick Lethaby.

July 2, 2020 meeting: Point Sal Trail

See this post for more details: Point Sal Trail: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for July 2

June 25, 2020 meeting: Grassland Birds

See this post for more details: Grassland Birds: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for June 25

June 18, 2020 meeting: Owls

See this post for more details: Owls: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for June 18

June 11, 2020 meeting: Finches at Our Feeders

See this post for more details: Finches at Our Feeders: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for June 11

June 4, 2020 meeting: Crows, Jays, and Magpies

See this post for more details: Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for Thursday, June 4

May 28, 2020 meeting: eBird Tips and Tricks

See this post for more details: eBird Tips and Tricks: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for Thursday, May 28

May 21, 2020 meeting: Swallows and Swifts

See this post for more details: Swallows and Swifts: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for Thursday, May 21, 2020

May 14, 2020 meeting: Our Favorite Bird Books

See this post for details: Favorite Bird Books: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for Thursday, May 14

May 7, 2020 meeting: Woodpeckers

See this post for details: Woodpeckers: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for Thursday, May 7

April 30, 2020 meeting: Kingfishers and Flycatchers

See this post for details: Kingfishers and Flycatchers: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for Thursday, April 30

April 23, 2020 meeting: Tanagers and Orioles

See this post for details: Tanagers and Orioles: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for Thursday, April 23, 2020. The livestream of the meeting is below.

April 15, 2020 meeting: Teaching Birdwatching

See this post for details: Teaching Birdwatching: Carpinteria Birdwatchers online meeting for Wednesday, April 15, 2020. The livestream of the meeting is below. Special guests: Rebecca Coulter, Libby Patten, Guy Tingos, and Kay Regester.

April 9, 2020 meeting: Hummingbirds

See this post for details: Carpinteria Birdwatchers meeting for Thursday, April 9, 2020: Hummingbirds

April 2, 2020 meeting: Ocean Birds

Special guests: Linus Blomqvist and Dave Pereksta.

Links for the April 2, 2020 meeting:

https://youtu.be/Hwu7CK9U1J8 – my video from the Island Packers pelagic trip on March 8, 2020

https://youtu.be/5Z63PpF8b-c – Robert Flood’s video of Black-vented Shearwaters

https://youtu.be/_3EWfgmM0J0 – Robert Flood’s video of Pink-footed Shearwaters

https://youtu.be/8Z96pdeFDDY – J Rothe’s video of a Sooty Shearwater

https://youtu.be/557W8YbVlQQ – Erik Bruhnke’s video of a Parasitic Jaeger

https://youtu.be/yG4mLKN6LT0 – channelislandsnps’s video on the black rat eradication program on Anacapa Island

You can also view the presentation slides from the meeting.

February, 2020: