Los Farallones

Dispatches from Point Blue’s field station on the Farallon National Wildlife Refuge

Archive: Oct 2016

The webcam is back, and in HD!

October 14, 2016
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Hi all, After much effort the Farallon webcam is back up live, in HD. Check it out here This is an excellent partnership between Point Blue, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and California Academy of Sciences to again let you all get an up close view of the Farallones. Keep you eyes open for amazing […]

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Explore the island!


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If you’re interested in learning more about the island and our work here check out this amazing video and interactive map put together by our partners at Maps for Good. There’s lots of great images and video embedded in the interactive map,  you can hit the “Explore the island” button to access it. In this […]

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25th Annual Farallonathon: September 25th through October 1st, 2016


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The Farallon Fall Crew recently completed their 25th annual week-long Farallonathon which is part of Point Blue’s Bird-a-thon fundraiser. It was started in 1992 by Peter Pyle in order to highlight the island’s biodiversity. On the Farallones, we count more than just birds — mammals, dragonflies, damselflies, butterflies, and sharks are also tallied. Points are […]

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