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SOCALPAPA Paints Nature

SOCALPAPA Paints Nature Written by NBC Board Member, Sherry Marger On Friday in late March, Southern California Plein Air Painter’s Association (SOCALPAPA) gathered once again to paint the Back Bay around the Muth Interpretive Center. Everyone selected a spot from...

Fostering Interest in Nature

FiiN : Fostering Interest in Nature Newport Beach, CA: FiiN, Fostering Interest in Nature kicked off Tuesday, February 19 and will run through Friday, April 19. The program started as a collaboration between the City of Newport Beach and the California Coastal...

Nesting Season Begins

Many migratory birds as well as locals begin to make the Bay their nursery this Spring. One species of special interest is the endangered Ridgway’s Rail. This bird is a poor flyer and moves mostly on foot under the cover of cord grass and other vegetation. It...

Earth Day at the Bay

Saturday, April 22, 2017 Peter and Mary Muth Interpretive Center 2301 University Dr. Newport Beach 10 – 3 p.m. Free parking, free admission Bring some cash for food trucks and opportunity drawing Newport Bay Conservancy, in partnership with OC Parks, present the 27th...

Migration Haven

Tis the season for birds, birds and more birds Whether a novice or skilled birder, the Upper Newport Bay gives you an opportunity to check out our feathered friends from different vantage points around the Bay. All walks are FREE; RSVP to 949-923-2269...