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.
The Friday of July 10, 2015 the monthly RRAS talk will be given at our new location, The Eureka High School Media Center, 1915 J St., Eureka, CA. Dr. Matt Johnson, Professor of wildlife management at HSU will give a talk on the Role of Ecosystem Services, Economics, and Ethics in Bird Conservation, Why Birds Matter. The July 10th Program program flyer is here:
RRAS and the NEC jointly will hold the first annual 2015 Tim McKay Birdathon May 1,2015 thru May 9, 2015. Birdathon
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 July 2015 Official Public Service Announcements
The June and July 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
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.
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.
*Photos on this page by Leslie Anderson. Do not use without permission of the author.