Lake County, Illinois, CVB - - Bird Walk at Chain O'Lakes State Park

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Bird Walk at Chain O'Lakes State Park

Saturday August 22, 2020 at 7:00 AM


8916 Wilmot Road
Spring Grove, IL 60081
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Bird Walk at Chain O'Lakes State Park

Saturday, August 22, 7:00 a.m.            

Please reply to register or phone 815-344-1294                

Meet in the big parking lot before the parking lot at the park office.

Led by members of McHenry County Audubon!

With prairie restorations, pine woods, marshes, and a stretch of the Fox River, Chain-o-Lakes State Park affords birders the opportunity to see a variety of species - 237 species have been documented on site! Often several species are seen and heard even before leaving the parking lot. Visit https://ebird.org/hotspot/L152616 to explore most recent sightings. Bring binoculars and field guides, (During the COVID-19 outbreak, we will not be loaning our binoculars). Walk is approximately 2 miles and takes 2+ hours with weather and luck in birding. Adults and attentive kids ages 6 and older are welcome. Registration is requested at 815-344-1294 or dnr.volobog@illinois.gov  Group size is limited - Walk-ins welcome if space allows but walk may be cancelled if minimum registration is not met 24 hours prior. Following COVID protocols so please bring your mask.  Our bird walks are co-sponsored and led by members of McHenry County Audubon. Visit www.McHenryAudubon.org

Admission
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For more information, call 815.344.1294 dnr.volobog@illinois.gov

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