Redwood Region Audubon Society


Welcome to the Redwood Region Audubon Society

RRAS is the northwestern California Chapter of the National Audubon Society, with over 850 members in Humboldt, Del Norte, and western Trinity County.


We carry out Our Mission through Fieldtrips, Meetings, our Newsletter,
Special Events
, Data Collection, Education Activities, and Lectures.
Our Membership page outlines some of the many ways you can get involved.

What's New and Exciting!

The Friday of August 14th, 2015 the monthly RRAS talk will be given at our new location, The Eureka High School Media Center, 1915 J St., Eureka, CA. Karen Pope, a research wildlife biologist with the US Forest Service's Pacific Southwest Research Station, Redwood Sciences Laboratory, will discuss techniques being used
to restore degraded meadows on public lands in the Sierra Nevada.
The August 14th Program program flyer is here:

August 14th Program 2015 Eureka HS Map


The winners of this year's Student Bird Art Contest, Bird Art 2015, and the Nature Writing Contest, Nature Writing 2015, at Godwit Days sponsored By the Friends of the Arcata Marsh and Redwood Region Audubon Society have been announced.


The August 2015 Official Public Service Announcements


The August thru September 2015 Trip List is hot off the press! View and print the list and start making plans!


The Conservation Committee has been hard at work developing a chapter policy on marijuana cultivation and restoration of environmental damage caused by some grow sites. The following is RRAS's policy on marijuana cultivation that was released to the public on January 7, 2015. Marijuana Policy Letter

Field Trips and Events

The RRAS offers weekly, monthly, and yearly field trips and events. Please view our calendar to learn more about what is happening this month.

Full descriptions of our events may be found on our Events page.

Breaking news (including special volunteer opportunities), The Sandpiper newsletters, and archived articles are on our News page. Click here for our latest SANDPIPER newsletter: Latest Sandpiper


Our Mission

Our Mission: a) act to promote a wise, balanced, responsible, and ethical use of natural systems on a local, national, and global scale; and b) protect the biotic and abiotic components of local, national, and global natural systems.

To report an injured or abandoned bird, please call the Humboldt Wildlife Care Center at 707-822-8839.


*Photos on this page by Leslie Anderson. Do not use without permission of the author.