Trail Guide for the Buena Vista Lagoon Ecological Reserve

BVAS has created an 8 Stop Trail Guide for those exploring the lagoon trail. It’s a perfect way for individuals and families to learn more about the plants around the lagoon and discuss their adaptations and importance in the lagoon habitats.

Please click here to download the Trail Guide (File Size: 606kb)

Please click here for the Webpage Version of the Trail Guide.

Guía de senderos para la Reserva Ecológica Laguna Buena Vista en Español.

Buena Vista Lagoon Birding Checklist

Heading around the lagoon and want to keep track of the birds you might see?

Please Click Here to Download the BV Lagoon Birding Checklist.

Birds near the lagoon (checklist in Spanish & English)

An updated version of the classic Birding Checklist!  Birds near the lagoon (checklist in Spanish & English)

Donations that make a difference!

Your donation will help us further our mission of providing nature-based education to local children, offering birding classes and other programs, protecting and restoring North County wildlife habitats, and more!

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.

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Buena Vista Audubon
PO Box 480
Oceanside, CA 92049

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2202 S. Coast Highway
Oceanside, CA 92054



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