sbcobirding receives the generous support of the Santa Barbara Audubon Society. For more than 50 years SBAS has helped to preserve the biological diversity of the Santa Barbara area.
sbcobirding This website was created as a resource for everything birding in Santa Barbara County. The goal is simply to promote the activity of field birding in the county and to provide information to interested birders. If you have comments about this website or would like more information about local birding, please contact me.
Local reviewers curate the information for accuracy so each page is up-to-date and helpful to birders. If you find a BirdingHotspots page needs new information, please use the Suggest an Edit button on each page.Some information found on a BirdingHotspots.org webpage:•Publicly birdable locations•Direct links to eBird Hotspots•Habitat images and maps•Accessible trails•Entrance or parking fees•Roadside birding•Tips for birders•Birds of interest
What is BirdingHotspots.org?
Santa Barbara County Hotspots
There are more than 500 eBird Hotspots in Santa Barbara County, and a significant percentage of these have been described in some detail at the BirdingHotspots.org project. You will also find Hotspot Groups which highlight localized Hotspots within a specific area.Visit the Santa Barbara County BirdingHotspots webpage to learn more.
Birding Hotspots.org is a non-commercial, open-source project that collects information from eBird and other websites. This growing resource links eBird Hotspots to individual state, county, and hotspot web pages where birders can read about each location in detail. BirdingHotspots.org is a wiki-style collaborative space where anyone can add or update the contents for each individual hotspot page. Information that is not provided by eBird.