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Benny Isaac Jacobs-Schwartz (BIJS)
• International Birding Tours
• Group & Private Guiding in California
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Visiting Los Angeles for work or pleasure? Looking to enjoy a great day of birding or search for specific targets? Based on your targets and the time of year, I’ll put together a custom itinerary to meet your birding needs in Los Angeles and beyond.
Los Angeles has a huge variety of birds to be seen! We’ve got some fantastic habitats where we can look for migrants, year-round residents, exotics and much more.
Below are some popular habitats and their associated targets!
San Gabriel Mountains – White-headed Woodpecker, Mountain Chickadee, Mountain Quail, Wrentit, California Thrasher, Stellar’s & CA Scrub Jay, Acorn Woodpecker, Nuttall’s Woodpecker, Band-tailed Pigeon
High Desert – LeConte’s Thrasher, Scott’s Oriole, wintering raptors & sparrows
South Coast – Ridgeway’s Rail, California Gnatcatcher, Least Tern, Snowy Plover, Marbled Godwit
Exotics Safari – Red-crowned Parrot, Lilac-crowned Parrot, Nanday Parakeet, Red-whiskered Bulbul, Scaly-breasted Munia
Head North – Yellow-billed Magpie, California Condor
Channel Islands – Island Scrub Jay
In-town for a few days, and want to link up some itineraries for an epic adventure! We can explore Southern California to search for a wide variety of species.
Click the link below to let me know what you’re looking for!
Got a birder in your midst? Ready to gift an experience instead of a material object?
Want to put together your own custom tour with some friends or family? Feel free to reach out and we can help you arrange something to fit your group’s needs.