Rain Barrel Auction

Rain barrels are just one way you can begin a sustainable future! The Rockford Sustainability Summit is hosting an auction to help you get started. There are 7 rain barrels that are up for auction through eBay. Starting bid is $80. Conserve water in style! Plus you...

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“Official” Bird for Rockford?

An Illinois Young Birder and Rockford, Illinois resident, Jackie Kuroda, wants city officials to name the peregrine falcon its "official" bird. These birds are a conservation success story in the Midwest, including the state of Illinois. As a result, Rockford had its...

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Lincoln Middle School Students Paint a Mural

  Rockford Lincoln Middle School students painted a mural on the wall behind the Revell Avenue Strong House! They chose the Golden-crowned kinglet as the bird they wanted to feature on their mural. This is one of the 314 species that will be impacted from climate...

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Incubation is underway!

Incubation is underway! Hatching will likely begin the week of June 10th. Until then, we can expect to regularly see a view similar to this - Louise incubating while Lil Kool keeps alert. Lil Kool will take his turn incubating too. He will also continue to bring food...

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