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Field Trip to Wildcat Bluff, June 25

[ June 25, 2017; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] June 25 – Field Trip to Wildcat Bluff near Vienna¬†with focus on breeding birds. Participants are to meet in the parking lot for Wildcat Bluff at 9 a.m. This will be a moderate downhill trip to Boss Island and back up. Trip will conclude around noon. Bring binoculars and dress for the weather. Call 618-564-2079 […]

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Pope County, Spring Bird Count May 6th and 7th

[ May 6, 2017; ] May 6th and 7th – Statewide Spring Bird Count. The Shawnee Chapter does a bird survey of Pope County. Participants are to identify species and count their numbers in assigned areas. Call 618-564-2079 for assignment. It is a 24 hour count but we will welcome anyone willing to survey for at least three hours. We […]

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Mermet Lake birding, March 25, 5PM

An evening field trip to Mermet Lake with the focus on waterfowl on March 25. Participants are to meet at 5 p.m. in the Bluebird Trail parking lot. Bring binoculars and dress for the weather.

Great blue heron. Photo borrowed from Rend Lake.com website.

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