Founded December 3, 2013
The community of Avila Beach celebrated the official ribbon cutting ceremony of the Avila Beach Bird Sanctuary designation on September 20, 2014.
San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors, Adam Hill, presented a certificate of recognition to long-time Avila Beach resident Shirley Goetz, who began the Avila Beach Bird Sanctuary Project.
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On December 3, 2013, the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisor passed a proposal to have Avila Beach declared a Bird Sanctuary. (Reso. 2013-293)
The ABBS mission is to provide opportunities for the public to learn about migratory and native birds, their habitat, environment and history.
The Avila Beach Bird Sanctuary does not sell photos, prints, products, services or merchandise.