California Nature Events & Festivals

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BIRDING EVENTS

Nature Events (Non-birding)

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JANUARY

Wings Over Willcox

Willcox, Arizona

14-18, January 2015

Morro Bay Winter Bird Festival
Morro Bay - CA
16-19, January 2015

GALT WINTER BIRD FESTIVAL
Galt, CA

Snow Goose Festival OF THE PACIFIC FLYWAY
Chico & Red Bluff - CA
21-25, January 2015


FEBRUARY

San Francisco Bay Flyway Festival
Mare Island, Vallejo, CA

Winter Wings Festival
Klamath Falls, Oregon

President’s Day Weekend

12-15 February 2015

BirdSource Great Backyard Bird Count

Your backyard - any state

President’s Day Weekend

13-16 February 2015

California Duck Days

Davis, CA

21 February 2015


MARCH

SAN DIEGO BIRD FESTIVAL
San Diego - CA
5-8, March 2015


APRIL

Wildlands Conservancy Spring Nature Festival

Maricopa - CA

Godwit Days Spring Migration Bird Festival
Arcata - CA
15-21 April 2015

Owens Lake Bird Festival

Lone Pine, CA

25 April 2015

Point Reyes Birding & Nature Festival

Point Reyes, CA

Kern VALLEY SPRING NATURE Festival 
Weldon - CA


MAY

America's Birdiest County Big Birding "Weekend

Kern County, CA - Bob Barnes

30 April 3 p.m. to 3 May 2015 3 p.m.

International Migratory Bird Day

9 May 2015

Spring Wings Bird Festival
Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Fallon, Nevada


JUNE

Tahoe Basin Bird Festival

Taylor Creek Visitors Center, South Lake Tahoe, CA

Mono Basin Bird Chautauqua 
Lee Vining - CA       

19-21 June 2015


JULY


AUGUST


SEPTEMBER

Kern River Valley Autumn Nature & Vulture Festival
Weldon - CA

27 September 2014

Monterey Bay Birding Festival

Watsonville - CA

25-28 September 2014


OCTOBER

NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE WEEK CELEBRATION
Check your local wildlife refuge for activities - www.fws.gov


NOVEMBER

Sandhill Crane Festival

Lodi - CA,

7-9 November 2014

 

California Swan Festival

Marysville - CA

November 8-9, 2014

Central Valley Birding Symposium

Stockton - CA

20-23 November 2014

 


DECEMBER

see the Christmas Bird Count page for

December 14 - January 5 scheduled CBC's in California

 

JANUARY

HEAL THE BAY

Cleanup events every month

Tours of the Monarch Butterfly Grove - Natural Bridges State Beach
Santa Cruz - CA
Saturdays & Sundays.

FULL MOON

Sunday, 4 January 2015


FEBRUARY

HEAL THE BAY

Cleanup events every month

Whale Watch
Point Cabrillo National Monument,
San Diego, CA

 

Migration Festival - Natural Bridges State Beach, Seacliff, and Henry Cowell Redwoods State Parks

Santa Cruz - CA

Tours of the Monarch Butterfly Grove - Natural Bridges State Beach
Santa Cruz - CA
Saturdays & Sundays. 

FULL MOON

Tuesday, 3 February 2015


MARCH

HEAL THE BAY

Cleanup events every month

MENDOCINO WHALE & WINE FESTIVAL
Mendocino, CA

1-2 March 2014

 

Little River Whale Festival
Little River, CA

Fort Bragg Whale Festival
Fort Bragg, CA

 

Santa Margarita Wildflower Festival
Santa Margarita, CA

VERNAL EQUINOX

20 March 2015

EARTH HOUR

Turn off and Tune in to Climate Awareness

28 March 2015 - 8:30P.M.-9:30P.M.

FULL MOON

Thursday, 5 March 2015


APRIL

HEAL THE BAY

Cleanup events every month

Redwood Coast Whale & Jazz Festival

EARTH DAY

April 22, 2015

FULL MOON

Saturday, 4 April 2015

 

ARBOR DAY

April 24, 2015


MAY

HEAL THE BAY

Cleanup events every month

FULL MOON

Sunday, 3 May 2015
 


JUNE

HEAL THE BAY

Cleanup events every month

SUMMER SOLSTICE

21 June 2015

FULL MOON

Tuesday, 2 June 2015


JULY

HEAL THE BAY

Cleanup events every month

FULL MOON

Wednesday, 1 July 2015

Friday, 31 July 2015


AUGUST

HEAL THE BAY

Cleanup events every month

FULL MOON

Sunday, 10 August 2014
Saturday, 29 August 2015


SEPTEMBER

HEAL THE BAY

Coastal Cleanup Day

AUTUMNAL EQUINOX

22 September 2014

23 September 2015

FULL MOON

Tuesday, 9 September 2014
Sunday, 27 September 2015 (eclipse)
 


OCTOBER

HEAL THE BAY

Cleanup events every month

Kokanee Salmon Festival

Lake Tahoe - CA

Taylor Creek Visitor Center

American River Salmon Festival

Rancho Cordova - CA

Nimbus Fish Hatchery and Lake Natoma

FULL MOON

Wednesday, 8 October 2014 (eclipse)
Tuesday, 27 October 2015
 


NOVEMBER

DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME ENDS

Sunday, 2 November 2014 2am

HEAL THE BAY

Cleanup events every month

Tours of the Monarch Butterfly Grove - Natural Bridges State Beach
Santa Cruz - CA
Saturdays & Sundays.  

FULL MOON

Thursday, 6 November 2014
Wednesday, 25 November 2015
 


DECEMBER

HEAL THE BAY

Cleanup events every month

FULL MOON

Saturday, 6 December 2014

Friday, 25 December 2015

WINTER SOLSTICE

21 December 2014

22 December 2015

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