Latest Past Events

Rockford Peregrine Falcon Banding


Join Sinnissippi Audubon Society as the Rockford Peregrine Falcon chicks are banded by Mary Hennen of the Chicago Peregrine Program. Why are the chicks being banded? As with any bird, scientists want to know “Where do they go?” The simplest way to find out is to place color and number-coded bands, like bracelets, on the […]


Rockton Pelican Fest

Downtown Rockton 110 East Main Street, Rockton

Save the date to celebrate the annual return of the American White Pelicans and other migrating birds to the Rock River. This year we will be teaming up with The Natural Land Institute, The Sinnissippi Audubon Society, The Village of Rockton and JR Finally Art Studio & Gallery to create a day filled with activities […]


Early Bird Walk at Nygren Wetlands

Nygren Wetland Preserves 3714 W Rockton Rd, Rockton

As part of Rockton Pelican Fest 2022, Sinnissippi Audubon will be leading an early bird walk at Nygren Wetlands. The walk will be lead by Bryan Holliday, who is an avid birder in the USA. He has been to 47 states and seen 678 North American bird species. His birding has evolved into photography and […]