Expert guide Gary Clark shares his knowledge on this one-of-a-kind field trip! Join him on the beach and learn how he spots and identifies the countless species of birds that call Port A home!
Gary has won eight writing awards and is the recipient of the 2004 Excellence in Media Award and the 2010 Synergy Media Award for Environmental Reporting.
Gary has been active in the birding community for over 35 years. He founded the Piney Woods Wildlife Society in 1982 and founded the Texas Coast Rare Bird Alert in 1983. He served as President of the Houston Audubon Society from 1989 to 1991 and purchased the North American Rare Bird Alert for Houston Audubon in 1990. He was Vice-President of the Board of Directors for the Gulf Coast Bird Observatory from 2001–2008. He currently sits on the Board of Advisors for the Houston Audubon Society and Gulf Coast Bird Observatory.
This field trip meets at the south jetty, at the end of Cotter Ave. on the beach. Please look for WCF SHOREBIRD FIELD TRIP sign. Please dress appropriately for weather and beach conditions. This is a rain or shine field trip.