Welcome to the Kern River Preserve

Join us at the Bioregions Festival on April 21

Our Mission

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.

Visiting Our Center
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Visiting Our Center

Location, hours, and all the information you need for an enjoyable visit

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 A Virtual Tour of the Kern River Preserve
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A Virtual Tour of the Kern River Preserve

Photography and design by Don Jedlovec for the Kern River Preserve.

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Kern, Tulare, Kings, and Inyo County Birding Map
Birds

Kern, Tulare, Kings, and Inyo County Birding Map

A guide to the best spots to find birds in our greater area.

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Birds
Birds

Birds

Meet the birds you'll see at our center

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How you can help, right now