I took all these photos in the last couple of days at Jackson Park!
Our next nature walks are Sunday August 4 at 12:30 pm or Tuesday August 6 at 6:30. Meet at the east door of the Science and Industry Museum (Space Center and Ominmax Entrance) Come join us!
fledgling green heron
close-up of same fledgling green heron
mallard with green heron
mallard ducklings (almost grown-up)
great blue heron
close-up of great blue heron
fledgling black-crowned night heron (checking me out)
close-up of fledgling black-crowned night heron
overexposed photo shows you the normal neck length of fledgling black-crowned night heron are in different positions
black-crowned night heron
great blue heron– again interesting to see how different herons can look when their necks are
No More 12:30pm Nature on Sundays for the Winter! See you in Spring!
Enjoy nature your way!
Free of charge and good for all ages
12:30 pm on Sundays starting August 4 through Sunday September 15
Just bring yourself and soak up some beauty OR
Bring your own art supplies to sketch a flower
or a caterpillar or a landscape OR
Learn how to use a “plant key” to identify the things
you see or… enjoy nature your way!
Bring binoculars if you’ve got them, bring your eyes if you don’t
Meet at the East entrance of Museum of Science and Industry
Museum (Space Center and Omnimax Door)
Call for more info: 773 913 2030×3 http://www.passitonchicago.com
Photo: Killdeer chick growing up in a Home Depot parking lot in Chicago