By now the breeding season is in full swing, the last of our migratory breeding birds are arriving, and everyone is advertising their territory and trying to impress each other. We’ll take some time teasing out the voices of each species as we discuss why birds sing and how different groups learn to sing and develop their individual songs.
Total miles: 3. Elevation change: 400′. Remember to bring binoculars and a snack. No pets (except service dogs) are allowed. Save time on the day of the event by signing in now. Be sure to check the calendar or call (415) 473-6086 two hours before the event to confirm the status. Illness, adverse weather, or poor air quality may cancel.
Directions: Meet at the gate on San Andreas Dr in Novato. From Hwy 101 in Novato, take the exit for San Marin Dr west 2.3 miles. Turn right onto San Andreas Dr and follow approximately 0.5 miles. The gate is on the right (before the dead end).