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Walter Marcisz
Re: Wolf Lake/Powers (Ch...
January 15, 2016, 08:32:41 AM

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mattie
Re: help identifying a b...
July 12, 2015, 05:38:22 AM

FIELD REPORTS rss

Report the day's findings here

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RLShonkwiler
JxP and Wolf Lake, 16 Ja...
January 17, 2016, 08:28:41 AM

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Identification rss

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Fran Morel
Swan Help
January 26, 2016, 01:45:30 PM

: IBF ID Challenge!
Discussion rss

The place to philosophize, pontificate, proselytize and ponder.

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Benjamin Murphy
Re: Dale Birkenholz
December 30, 2015, 02:59:44 PM

Illinois Birding by County rss

Discuss the IL Birding by County web site.

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evanglynn
Re: ANNOUNCING: a new re...
April 11, 2013, 12:06:16 PM

Bird Conservation Network rss

Reports from, and discussion about BCN.

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Ron Skleney
MOVED: Beginning Birder ...
September 21, 2015, 01:46:19 PM

Conservation rss

Discuss conservation issues here. Should be related to local birds, or topics that would interest birders.

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cmarsh
Re: BMX & Cyclocross are...
September 25, 2015, 08:12:01 AM

Other Wildlife rss

Bugs, bats, flowers, herps and fishes ... in sub-boards.

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RLShonkwiler
Re: Bruce Spanworm (Oper...
November 27, 2015, 05:54:58 PM

: Dragonflies, Butterflies & Moths, Reptiles, Amphibians and Fishes, Mammals, Flowers, Plants and Trees

RARE BIRDS

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Eric Gyllenhaal
Re: BLACK-TAILED GULL Ca...
January 14, 2016, 12:26:43 PM

: ILRBA Text Message Group, IL RBA Archives, Regional RBA
Unusual Sightings rss

Use this area to report sightings of uncommon, out-of-season, or out-of-range (locally) birds.

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Keith A. McMullen
Re: Snowy Owl pictures f...
January 12, 2016, 06:15:13 AM

Resources

Illinois Birding Maps rss

A public Google hybrid map showing Illinois birding locations.

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Greg Neise
Illinois Rarities Map
March 15, 2011, 01:09:07 PM

Birding Locations rss

Detail good places to bird, include maps and links.

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elliot
Chicago Region Birding T...
June 02, 2014, 02:49:06 PM

: Bird Finding, Chicago Area, Northern Illinois (outside Chicago), Central Illinois, Southern Illinois, Mississippi Flyway
* Links rss

Links to other birding and natural history sites.

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Birding Outside Illinois rss

From Colorado to Kenya, if you're an Illinois birder headed out, just come back...or if leading a trip abroad, this is the place to talk about it.

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shac1234
Re: Cabo San Lucas
December 14, 2015, 03:48:16 PM

Books, Video & Audio rss

Discuss and recommended field guides, audio, video and other reference material.

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Dave Gruver
ABA Birding Magazines 19...
November 11, 2015, 12:33:03 PM

Birding Equipment rss

Discuss and recommend optics, radios, clothing etc. This is also where you can sell your used equipment.

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birding faun
looking to buy scope - s...
February 09, 2016, 04:30:38 PM

Beginner's Corner

Birding 101 rss

Resources, I.D. tip sheets, good books for beginners, product reviews, good places/preserves for new birders to get experience viewing a variety of birds.

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Matthew Cvetas
MOVED: Beginning Birder ...
September 21, 2015, 01:06:32 PM

For Families With Younger Birders rss

Reviews of bird books targeted to kids, special events/bird walks for families with kids, at-home activities for families interested in birding.

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Matthew Cvetas
Iowa & Illinois Young Bi...
June 17, 2014, 11:05:35 AM

Walks for New Birders (Adults) rss

Organized bird walks for people new to birding.

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mlmellon
Beginning Birder Walks C...
September 21, 2015, 11:08:37 AM

Events

Christmas Counts 2015-2016 rss

Listings, details and discussion

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brewbird1
Evanston North Shore CBC...
January 23, 2015, 07:18:02 AM

Field Trips rss

Post field trip notifications here.

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Keith A. McMullen
Re: IOS Carlyle Lake Pel...
October 01, 2015, 08:14:40 AM

: Past Field Trips
Bird Club Meetings rss

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Linda
Re: DuPage Birding Club ...
November 12, 2015, 09:12:12 AM

Other Events rss

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Amar Ayyash
Gull Frolic 2016
December 11, 2015, 08:26:22 AM

looking to buy scope - suggestions? birding faun (Birding Equipment)
February 09, 2016, 04:30:38 PM
Swan Help Fran Morel (Identification)
January 26, 2016, 01:45:30 PM
Swan Help Walter Marcisz (Identification)
January 26, 2016, 08:09:19 AM
Swan Help Bstehl (Identification)
January 23, 2016, 04:46:26 PM
Swan Help Evan Carlson (Identification)
January 23, 2016, 04:20:27 PM
Any opinions please.....hawk i.d. Bstehl (Identification)
January 22, 2016, 04:31:01 PM
JxP and Wolf Lake, 16 January: Mallard x Gadwall hybrid, swans RLShonkwiler (FIELD REPORTS)
January 17, 2016, 08:28:41 AM
Calumet Park, Steelworkers Park, and Rainbow Beach Park, 1/16 p.m. Robert D. Hughes (FIELD REPORTS)
January 16, 2016, 03:04:15 PM
Re: Any opinions please.....hawk i.d. Mike Baum (Identification)
January 16, 2016, 06:23:35 AM
Re: Odd gull -- historical interest Amar Ayyash (Identification)
January 15, 2016, 11:44:05 PM

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