Carolyn Longstreth

Freelance journalist Carolyn Longstreth is a birder, activist, outdoor enthusiast, and Inverness resident who returned to the Bay Area in 2006 after many years in New England.

The Lost Birds of Point Reyes


As birding became more popular in the 1970s and 1980s, records of the rare sightings accumulated from Point Reyes and other local “vagrant traps,” coastal sites with high concentrations of vagrant birds.