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Members' Picks: Quad City Birding Spots

Illinois Audubon Society 
(www.illinoisaudubon.org)

Iowa Audubon 
(www.iowaaudubon.org)

National Audubon Society 
(www.audubon.org)

Iowa Ornithologists' Union ** 
(www.iowabirds.org)

Cornell Lab of Ornithology 
(www.birds.cornell.edu)

All About Birds 
(www.birds.cornell.edu/programs/AllAboutBirds) 

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service 
(www.fws.gov)

Quad Cities Earth Week Coalition 
(www.qcearthweek.org)

IBET (Illinois Birders Exchanging Thoughts) ** 
(www.groups.yahoo.com/group/ILbirds)

Iowa Breeding Bird Atlas 
(bba.iowabirds.org)

The Great Backyard Bird Count 
(www.birdsource.org/gbbc/)

American Birding Association 
(www.aba.org/birding/)

** These web sites allow you to see bird sightings from around the state.

 

They also allow you to join their bulletin boards and report your own sightings.

 

 

The Quad City Audubon Society (QCAS) is dedicated to the enjoyment of birds, a better understanding of the natural world, stewardship of natural areas and habitats, fellowship, improvement of community awareness of environmental issues, and education of youth for the benefit of future generations.

UPCOMING EVENTS

All events are open to the public:


June 2 – World Migratory Bird Day:
Bird Hikes in Illinois and Iowa: Sylvan Island, 6:30-8:30am at the Sylvan Island Pedestrian Bridge, 1st Avenue and 2nd Street, Moline, IL.  Guided bird hike with Kelly McKay.

Nahant Marsh, 6:30-8:30am at Nahant Marsh Education Center, 4220 Wapello Avenue, Davenport, Iowa. Guided bird hike with Brian Ritter.

June 6 – Wednesday, Beginning Birding at Nahant Marsh:  6:30a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Meet at Nahant Marsh Learning Center. $6 for members, $12 for non-members

June 9 – Saturday, Savannah Palisades Park: Meet at Brothers Restaurant in Rapids City, Illinois at 6:30 am. We will look for warblers.

August 18 – Saturday, Cone Marsh, Conesville, Iowa: Meet at 8:00 am at the Credit Island Lodge in Davenport, Iowa. We will look for shore birds.

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