Annual Midwest Crane Count

Each year in mid-April, over 1,000 volunteers travel to their local wetlands and favorite birding locations to participate in the Crane Count. This annual survey of Sandhill and Whooping Cranes spans over 90 counties in seven states of the upper Midwest, including Wisconsin and portions of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Ohio and Minnesota. If you’d […]


Migration Walk

317 Art Collective 317 Market St., Rockford

Fly with us thru downtown Rockford!   We encourage you to wear bird masks, beaks that cover your face mask, wings, or carry a bird on a pole as we follow a migration route which will begin at 317 Market St. next to the Yellow-headed Blackbird mural by artist Therese Rowinski.   We will fly […]


World Migratory Bird Day Address from Tykee James

Please join Sinnissippi Audubon as we celebrate World Migratory Bird Day with Tykee James. Tykee James joined the National Audubon Society as Government Affairs Coordinator in December of 2018. His background is highlighted with experience as an environmental educator, community organizer, and environmental policy advisor in his hometown, Philadelphia. As Audubon’s government affairs coordinator, James […]