• 9:00-10:30am lecture in room 4117
  • 10:30am-4:00pm van trip

FEE: $68

LOCATION: San Luis Obispo Campus Room 4117

MODE OF DELIVERY: In-Person Van Trip

INSTRUCTOR: Steve Schubert

QUESTIONS: Contact instructor at or 805-440-9390

Meet the instructor
Instructor Steve Schubert

Steve attended college at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and received a Master’s degree in Field Biology and a Life Sciences Secondary Teaching Credential. He taught high school biology and earth sciences for several years, has taught natural history courses for Cuesta College Community Programs more than 25 years and works as a naturalist instructor at a local residential outdoor school program called Camp KEEP (Kern Environmental Education Program), attended by more than 3,000 6th grade students each school year.

He served on the committee that published the book “Wildflowers of San Luis Obispo” and the eBook “Plants of the Carrizo Plain”.  Steve authored the book entitled “The Peregrine Falcons of Morro Rock – A 50-year History”, available at  He is past-President of Morro Coast Audubon Society and is the Volunteer Coordinator of the Hi Mountain Lookout Project (, a restored fire lookout in Los Padres National Forest where volunteers and college interns radiotrack the movements of California Condors and conduct biological field research projects. He has been a speaker and field trip leader for the Morro Bay Winter Bird Festival each year since its inception more than 20 years ago.

Steve enjoys kayaking, running, biking, hiking, playing basketball, and wildlife and landscape photography (photos at: