Outside Lands Podcast Episode 208: The Bird Rescue of 1971

Susan McCarthy tells how a 1971 oil spill brought hippies and hardhats together for clean-up efforts at Ocean Beach and the creation of International Bird Rescue.
Outside Lands San Francisco - Jan 21, 2017

Outside Lands Podcast Episode 208: The Bird Rescue of 1971 Outside Lands Podcast Episode 208: The Bird Rescue of 1971

pictured:1971 Clean Up Volunteers, 1971

Volunteers and Standard Oil employess worked together to help mitigate the spill
Dennis O'Rorke photo

On the Map (click marker for larger map)
Use this form for any comments, corrections, or thoughts you have on this particular image.
More Podcasts
  • Podcast # 111: Beertown

    John Freeman joins us to talk about days when Fulton Street in the Richmond District had an intoxicating reputation. (Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast Feb 27, 2015)
  • Podcast # 295: Chet Born Fire Collection

    Guardians of the City and WNP are partnering to bring dramatic images of SF Fire Department by Chet Born and others to the public. (Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast Sep 29, 2018)
All Podcasts...

The Outside Lands San Francisco podcast is also available as a subscription via iTunes and by RSS feed.

Save SF History