For the latest information and what YOU can do about the situation
with Cliff Swallows being caught in netting placed by CalTrans
at the Petaluma bridge, please go to the
Native Songbird Care & Conservation home page.
Madrone Audubon, along with Native Songbird Care & Conservation,
the Center for Biological Diversity, the Animal Legal Defense Fund,
and others have filed a lawsuit against CalTrans and other highway agencies.
Click here to download the pdf file of the press release.
to CalTrans and State and Federal Fish & Wildlife Service
on the cliff swallow issue, dated May 6, 2013.
Click here to download the pdf file of his letter.
Calling all BBA volunteers! There are blocks that still need volunteers.
To sign up, send an email to Veronica Bowers.
Help now with bird and marine mammal surveys from Bodega Head to Jenner
Important Conservation Issues
The Madrone Audubon Society, a Sonoma County Chapter of the National Audubon Society, is a non-profit organization which promotes education, enjoyment, and protection of the natural world, especially birds.
We also recognize our responsibility to influence decisions affecting all wildlife and natural resources. Our interests are worldwide; our focus is on the local community, the State of California, the West Coast, and the high-priority campaigns of the National Audubon Society.
Our members, volunteers, and board seek to involve the community in these endeavors.
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