SoCA Birding Guides

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To book a trip, please fill in the form below. Field names in red are required for submission.

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From: (date) To: (date)
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Target Species

Red-throated Loon
Common Loon
Pacific Loon
Horned Grebe
Western Grebe
Clark's Grebe
Pink-footed Shearwater
Sooty Shearwater
Short-tailed Shearwater
Black-vented Shearwater
Blue-footed Booby
Brown Booby
Red-footed Booby
Masked Booby
Brown Pelican
American White Pelican
Brandt's Cormorant
Pelagic Cormorant
Neotropic Cormorant
Magnificent Frigatebird
White-faced Ibis
Wood Stork
Fulvous Whistling-Duck
Greater White-fronted Goose
Ross's Goose
Tufted Duck
Surf Scoter
Black Scoter
White-winged Scoter
California Condor
White-tailed Kite
Harris's Hawk
Red-shouldered Hawk
Ferruginous Hawk
Prairie Falcon
Blue Grouse
Gambel's Quail
California Quail
Mountain Quail
Clapper Rail
Pacific Golden-Plover
American Golden-Plover
Snowy Plover
Mountain Plover
Black Oystercatcher
Black-necked Stilt
American Avocet
Wandering Tattler
Long-billed Curlew
Black Turnstone
Wilson's Phalarope
Pomarine Jaeger
Parasitic Jaeger
Laughing Gull
Heerman's Gull
Mew Gull
California Gull
Thayer's Gull
Yellow-footed Gull
Western Gull
Glaucous-winged Gull
Black-legged Kittywake
Gull-billed Tern
Elegant Tern
Least Tern
Black Skimmer
Pigeon Guillemot
Band-tailed Pigeon
Spotted Dove
Eurasian Collared-dove
White-winged Dove
Common Ground-Dove
Ruddy Ground-Dove
Red-crowned Parrot
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Greater Roadrunner
Flammulated Owl
Western Screech-Owl
Northern Pygmy-Owl
Elf Owl
Burrowing Owl
Lesser Nighthawk
Common Nighthawk
Common Poorwill
Black Swift
Vaux's Swift
Chimney Swift
White-throated Swift
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Anna's Hummingbird
Costa's Hummingbird
Calliope Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
Allen's Hummingbird
Lewis's Woodpecker
Red-naped Sapsucker
Red-breasted Sapsucker
Williamson's Sapsucker
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
Nuttall's Woodpecker
White-headed Woodpecker
Gilded Flicker
Willow Flycatcher
Dusky Flycatcher
Hammond's Flycatcher
Gray Flycatcher
Pacific-slope Flycatcher
Black Phoebe
Say's Phoebe
Vermillion Flycatcher
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Brown-crested Flycatcher
Tropical Kingbird
Thick-billed Kingbird
Cassin's Kingbird
Western Kingbird
Violet-green Swallow
Bank Swallow
Stellar's Jay
Island Scrub-Jay
Pinyon Jay
Clark's Nutcracker
Yellow-billed Magpie
Chestnut-backed Chickadee
Oak Titmouse
Juniper Titmouse
Pygmy Nuthatch
Cactus Wren
Rock Wren
Canyon Wren
American Dipper
California Gnatcatcher
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher
Western Bluebird
Mountain Bluebird
Townsend's Solitaire
Varied Thrush
Sage Thrasher
Bendire's Thrasher
California Thrasher
Crissal Thrasher
Le Conte's Thrasher
Red-thraoted Pipit
Bell's Vireo
Gray Vireo
Cassin's Vireo
Plumbeous Vireo
Hutton's Vireo
Virginia's Warbler
Lucy's Warbler
Black-throated Gray Warbler
Townsend's Warbler
Hermit Warbler
MacGillivray's Warbler
Green-tailed Towhee
California Towhee
Abert's Towhee
Rufous-crowned Sparrow
Brewer's Sparrow
Black-chinned Sparrow
"Large-billed" Savannah Sparrow
Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow
Black-throated Sparrow
Sage Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow
"Thick-billed" Fox Sparrow
Tricolored Blackbird
Hooded Oriole
Scott's Oriole
Cassin's Finch
Lesser Goldfinch
Lawrence's Goldfinch
A deposit for the amount of the first day's fees is required to confirm your booking. You can either send a check to the leader you choose, or you can use a credit card or direct withdrawal using PayPal

Jim Abernathy
4828 Norwich Ave.
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

Steve Sosensky
818-522-5261 Cell
84 Sandcastle
Aliso Viejo CA 92656