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About East Bay Nature

East Bay Nature is an independently-owned retail store that specializes in everything for bird feeding and bird watching. We carry all the essentials for backyard birding, including premium quality seed, feeders, nest boxes, books, CD's, binoculars and more! Plus -- practical, friendly advice! We also carry a variety of educational books and videos on wild birds.

There are two East Bay Nature Stores at these locations:

1270A Newell Avenue
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Tel: 925-407-1333
7186 Regional Street
Dublin, CA 94568
Tel: 925-470-0044

The Walnut Creek, CA Store opened in 1996 as a franchise of a well-known specialty store. We became independent, renaming the store East Bay Nature, in 2006. Our second store, located in Dublin, CA store opened in August of 2014.

Talking with the Moon


On a recent warm night, I went out on the back porch to look for an owl hooting close by. I couldn’t really find it, but I did enjoy sitting there listening to another owl answering in the distance. "What’s so interesting?" a male voice said. I jumped a foot in the air and looked around. Not seeing anyone I quickly headed for the back door. "Whoa, whoa, come back here! Just curious is all," said the voice.

I looked everywhere and still couldn’t find where the sound was coming from. "Up here," the voice said

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East Bay Times Article


Attracting birds and bees to our yards and gardens is simple, if we provide what they like and need.

Joanie Smith, owner of East Bay Nature in Walnut Creek and Dublin, says there are five essential elements for success — water, food, cover, nesting and safety.

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