Bruin Audubon Society & Birding Club


The Bruin Audubon Society & Birding Club is the official Audubon student chapter at UCLA. We host weekly campus bird walks, field trips to birding hotspots near and far, and informational events and workshops for the UCLA community. We develop and implement conservation projects that restore habitat for birds on campus. Our mission is to support birds and promote interest in birding at UCLA.

Membership is free to all members of the UCLA community, including students, postdocs, staff, and faculty. We encourage people of all birding experience levels to join.

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Birding From Your Nest

Keep birding from home! Visit the Yard Bird Challenge page to add your safer-at-home sightings Bruin Audubon's community checklist.

Event Schedule

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Find out more about our field trips.

Campus Walks

Bruin Audubon hosts weekly campus walks during the quarter.

Learn more.

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Learn about our initiatives to bring native wildlife habitat back to UCLA's campus.

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We lead field trips to birding hotspots across Southern California, from nearby city parks to overnight camping trips in the wilderness.

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We lead short campus bird walks every week. No sign-up is required and binoculars are provided.

Thank you to our partners!

Through partnerships with California Audubon and The Green Initiative Fund at UCLA, Bruin Audubon Society and Birding Club is able to provide robust programming at no cost to its members.

Want to support Bruin Audubon? Get in touch with us at or consider donating today.