BVAS and Birding

Whether you are new to birding or have been doing it for many years, BVAS has events and resources for you!

NEW!!! BVAS's own youtube channel! This has three playlists: San Diego County Birds, plants and animals around the Buena vista Lagoon, and one for our zoom series:

Resources for birding, including birding basics, bird identification resources, BV Lagoon & SD County checklists, birding discussion group, and SD Bird Atlas links

Places to go birding, bird groups, seasonal variations in birding, and San Diego birding habitats

BVAS Bird Outings & Field Trips including Pelagic Birding and Migrating Birders
Join BVAS and Holbrook Travel for birding trips to amazing places through Migrating Birders

BVAS Monthly Bird Count Checklists

Christmas Bird Count

We Need Volunteers!

Volunteer to help with our monthly bird counts or other projects!

Our Mission

To protect and preserve our region's birds, biodiversity, and threatened habitats, and to promote conservation of our natural resources through advocacy, education, and both habitat restoration and management.

Mailing Address

Buena Vista Audubon
PO Box 480
Oceanside, CA 92049

Nature Center

2202 S. Coast Highway
Oceanside, CA 92054



Tuesday 10 am-1 pm
Wednesday 10 am-1 pm
Thursday 10 am-1 pm
Friday 10 am-1 pm
Saturday 10 am-1 pm

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