Previous Next
Point Blue Icon

Point Blue's 160 scientists develop nature-based solutions to climate change, habitat loss, and other environmental threats to benefit wildlife and people.

Donor Profile

Peter Norvig, Director of Research at Google, Inc. and Point Blue Board Member

“We face huge challenges to our climate, oceans, wildlife, and natural habitat. Point Blue has shown how to bring together multiple stakeholders—scientists, citizens, foresters, ranchers, city/county/state planners—to take action that is making a difference. At the intersection of computer and conservation sciences there is more data, from better aerial and satellite imagery, and from more devices in the hands of scientists and crowdsourced citizen scientists. We have open source software projects that are collaborating to make the software tools we need. We have more compute power available, and some new machine learning and statistical algorithms to take advantage of them. Point Blue’s scientists are in prime position to leverage this watershed moment and I am honored to have the opportunity to support them.”

Give Today

What's Happening

New Spring Quarterly

Read stories that show how we’re finding solutions to the strongly linked climate, water, and biodiversity challenges.

Find it here

Sheltering at Palo

What has been happening at the Palomarin Field Station during these complex and challenging times?

Find out here

Record Shattered

A new egg laying record set by a charismatic seabird could point to a good year on the Farallon Islands.

Read more here

Art and Science

Original woodblock prints by artist Melinda Whipplesmith Plank are supporting Point Blue. Get yours!

Learn more

Smarter Conservation Solutions

Sharing our conservation resources and knowledge and providing our partners with valuable conservation tools is essential to Point Blue’s mission.

Farming & Ranching

Be a steward of the land without sacrificing your bottom line.

Learn more


Improve conservation outcomes and guide conservation investment priorities.

Learn more

Nature Stewardship

Identify, understand, and help birds and other animals at home and while out enjoying nature.

Learn more


Use our science. Browse our library of briefs and more than 2,000 peer-reviewed scientific articles, book chapters, and reports.

Learn more


Teach others about a variety of science and conservation topics.

Learn more