Join us for an evening with author and estreme birder Lynn Barber who will speak to us about her “Big Year Birding Adventures”—focusing on quests and adventures from her Texas and Alaska big years
Coming in March 2020 … Date TBA. Join us to discover great places, great people, and great birds presented by national and inter-national experts who will cover topics ranging from the Midwest to the Galapagos; from cranes to hummingbirds to Tundra Swans; from Alaska to Tanzania and back again, highlighting resident as well as migratory birds the world over.
Once on the Endangered Species List and extirpated in Illinois from 1951 until 1986, the Peregrine Falcon population now exceeds historic levels.
The 20th Anniversary of the Illinois Beach State Park Hawk Watch will take place at the Illinois Beach State Park Nature Center.
Join us as we explore "Craig's Woods" and sections of Spring Creek Forest Preserve, including Penny Road Pond, Galloping Hill grasslands, wetland and prairie areas north of Penny Road in Barrington Hills, where Board Member Craig Stettner led and helped in restoration and habitat enhancement efforts.
Part of the Compelling Voices in Birding and Conservation series at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, delve into the difficult, soul-searching questions we must confront in the Anthropocene era about what we can and should do for birds on the brink of extinction.