Did you know?

Hummingbird Day is the most-popular day for visitors at the Arboretum.

View the full-sized birdlist:

Birds at the UC Santa Cruz Arboretum

The Monterey Bay Area is well know for its rich bird life and the Arboretum is an excellent and accessible place for bird watching.

Renowned bird expert, Todd Newberry, graciously provided this list of the Arboretum's avian visitors. Todd also leads occasional morning bird tours—highly recommended!

The images below are links to full-size copies (PDF format) of the Bird List.

Bird List (front)

Introduction and Map

Bird List


The Arboretum is more than plants....a group of birders on a morning tour.