UPCOMING EVENTS & PROGRAMS

1:00 pm
Portraying Audubon the artist, Brian “Fox” Ellis will enchant children and families with stories of his travels in the wildest places on the planet. Listen to tales of his adventures as he accomplishes something no[...]
Nature At The Confluence

NEWS

 

Peregrine Falcon Naming Contest

In case you missed it, the Rockford Peregrine Falcon family has grown by three! Three of the four eggs hatched - two on May 21, 2020 and one on May 23, 2020. Sinnissippi Audubon is hosting a naming contest for this year's chicks and we would like to hear your...

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A day in the life…

of a peregrine falcon incubating eggs. Timelapse taken on May 16, 2020 5am-9pm. Copyright: Sinnissippi Audubon  

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Audubon Important Bird Area Designation

Colored Sands Forest Preserve has achieved Important Bird Area (IBA) status for the State of Illinois. Colored Sands Forest Preserve is the first Important Bird Area designated in Winnebago County and one of 43 IBA’s in northern Illinois. Designated in January 2020,...

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