Two lagoons (complete with an island), marsh, shrubs and wildflowers make this park an attractive stopover for many migrants.
North Pond is a 12-acre nature sanctuary that attracts many land and waterbirds during migration seasons.
This Chicago Park District nature preserve contains 46 acres of woodlands, wetlands and grassland.
This is one of Chicago’s large inland parks with extensive open water and areas of marsh, shrubs and wildflowers.
Long known as the best single location in Illinois for Snowy Owls, this site holds promise for becoming a migrant hotspot once a restoration program is completed .