Info on nature walks and link for photo gallery featuring Jackson Park wildlife

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WEEKLY BIRD WALKS IN JACKSON PARK
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Wooded Island weekly bird walks are
organized by Patricia Durkin (pat.durkin@comcast.net).
Walks are year round every Wednesday at 7:15 a.m.
and Saturday at 8 a.m. and free to the public. Birders
meet at the Darrow Bridge which is located south of
the Museum of Science and Industry. Ample parking is
available east of Darrow Bridge and is accessible from
5800 South Lake Shore Drive. Wooded Island bird
reports are available at
http://www.chicagoaudubon.org

NATURE WALKS BY PASS IT ON CHICAGO

MONTHLY NEW MOON NATURE WALKS

New moon
meet hour before sunset
59th Street Harbor in Jackson Park
If driving south on Lake Shore Drive, exit at Science
Drive (1/2 block after 57th Street exit) and turn left
into parking lot, park near boat harbor.
(check this blod or passitonchicago google group or call
773 913 2030×3 before you come because
we sometimes change the location or day.
Free, All Welcome! Call is you are lost or running
late 773 913 2030×3

UPCOMING NEW MOON WALKS

MOVED to April 11
May 9
June 8
July 8 no walk scheduled, check back closer to date
August 6
September 5
October 4 no walk scheduled, check back closer to date
November 3
December 2

SEE THE FULL MOON RISING OVER LAKE MICHIGAN

Meet one half hour before moonrise at
the Point (55th Street, as close to lake as possible
and walk through the underpass to get to the point)
to watch the moonrise. Occasionally we may go to the
fossil beach at 49th and Lake Michigan, so check here
or pass it on chicago google group or call 773 913 2030×3
before you come. Free, All Welcome! Call is you are lost or running
late 773 913 2030×3

April 25
May 24
June 23
July 22— no scheduled plans
August 20
September 19 – no scheduled plants
October 18
November 17
December 17

MONTHLY SUNRISE/MOONSET NATURE WALK

Meet one half hour before sunrise
to see the moonset and go on an hour
nature walk. Occasionally we may meet at another
place , so check here
or pass it on chicago google group or call 773 913 2030×3
before you come.
Free, All Welcome! Call is you are lost or running
late 773 913 2030×3

April 26
May 25
June 24
July 23 no scheduled plans
August 21
September 20 – no scheduled plans
October 19
November 18
December 18

The new moon walk is a sunset walk (one hour long) that
meets one hour before sunset usually
at the 59th Street Harbor in Jackson Park.
If driving south on Lake Shore Drive, exit at Science
Drive (1/2 block after 57th Street exit) and turn left
into parking lot, park near boat harbor.

We sometime move the day and time if the
weather is bad so It is best to join the google
group, passitonchicago that we are meeting before
you come.

Free, Everyone Welcome
Call if you can’t find us or you are
coming but you are running late!
773 913 2030 x3

Website with animals and plants photos from Jackson Park and vicinity

http://www.naturalhistorychicago.com

Yahoo group run by Illinois birders

if you want more extensive lists of what birds are in the Chicago
and surrounding areas. If you set you subscription to digest, you
won’t get each individual post but a group of posts.

ILbirds@yahoogroups.com

Check out this listserv online at:
http://www.experienceemiquon.com/content/all-ibet-listings

One comment on “Info on nature walks and link for photo gallery featuring Jackson Park wildlife

  1. Thanks for the plug about the bird walks. There were 20 birders last Saturday. WFMT listeners? I am a subscriber of Pass It On Chicago. Great photos. Advance notice of what we can expect on the walks.

    Pat

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