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CAS Wooded Island Birdwalks 2014 - Wednesdays

Location:
Meet at Clarence Darrow Bridge, just south of Museum of Science and Industry, in Chicago's Jackson Park.
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Dec 31 2014.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 7:15am

Chicago's Jackson Park.
Every Wednesday at 7:15 a.m.

These wonderful walks continue throughout the year. Bring binoculars, field guides, and dress for the weather. Meet at Clarence Darrow Bridge, just south of Museum of Science and Industry. To read a Chicago Tribune article on Wooded Island by Barbara Brotman from September 5, 2012, click here!

CAS Wooded Island Birdwalks 2014 - Saturdays

Location:
Meet at Clarence Darrow Bridge, just south of Museum of Science and Industry, in Chicago's Jackson Park.
Repeats every week every Saturday until Wed Dec 31 2014.
Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 8:00am

Chicago's Jackson Park.
Every Saturday at 8:00 a.m.

These wonderful walks continue throughout the year. Bring binoculars, field guides, and dress for the weather. Meet at Clarence Darrow Bridge, just south of Museum of Science and Industry. To read a Chicago Tribune article on Wooded Island by Barbara Brotman from September 5, 2012, click here!

CAS Program - Behind the Scenes of Federally Endangered and Threatened Species in Illinois

Location:
North Park Village Nature Center. 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Speaker: Louise Clemency, Field Supervisor, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Join us to peek behind the scenes to learn how the US Fish & Wildlife Service works to protect, list, and recover some of our most endangered and threatened wildlife and plant species right here in the Chicagoland area. The Chicago Audubon Society welcomes speaker Louise Clemency, Field Supervisor with US Fish & Wildlife who will provide an overview of the species in our area protected under the Endangered Species Act, including which species are proposed to be listed , and recovery efforts thus far. The Piping Plover, Northern Long-eared Bat, Eastern Prairie Fringed Orchid, and Hine’s Emerald Dragonfly are especially interesting and are just a few of the species to be discussed. If you love wildlife and wish to learn more about endangered species and the on-going conservation efforts to save them, you will enjoy this presentation! You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to attend. This program is free and open to everyone. If you have questions or need directions, call the Chicago Audubon office at 773-539-6793. Bring family and friends!!!

Skokie Lagoons workdays

Location:
Tower Road parking lot, east of the lagoon bridge.
Repeats every month on the second Saturday 12 times.
Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 9:00am

10:00 a.m. every second Saturday of the month.
These workdays are continuous throughout the year.

The Chicago Audubon Society sponsors regular monthly workdays at Skokie Lagoons every second Saturday of the month. Activities include buckthorn cutting, brush pile burning, and other management activities. Wear work clothes. Meet at the Tower Road parking lot, east of the lagoon bridge. For further information, please call Dave Kosnik at (847) 456-6368. Everyone is welcome!

CAS North Park Village Birdwalks

Location:
North Park Village Nature Center. 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D.
Repeats every week every Saturday until Fri Oct 31 2014.
Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 8:00am to 10:00am

Learn about the migrating birds while walking through the beautiful autumn colors in the woods surrounding the Nature Center. These walks are led by expert birders who will welcome questions from all levels of birders. For information or directions to the Nature Center, call the Chicago Audubon office (773) 539-6793. Everyone is welcome!!!

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