Save the date: Turkey Vulture Festival Coming September 24.
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Our mission is to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth’s biological diversity.
Location, hours, and all the information you need for an enjoyable visit
The Kern River Preserve has become a center for local residents wanting to enjoy solitude, visitors coming to the region for birding and nature festivals or volunteers planting trees to help restore native habitat.
Kern River Preserve
18747 Hwy 178
Weldon CA 93283
Office Hours: 9am-5pm, Mon-Fri
Trail Hours: Dusk 'til dawn, every day
Plan Your Visit | Directions
A guide to the best spots to find birds in our greater area.
Meet the birds you'll see at our center
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