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Big Day Birding for Beginners-SIAS 

Date(s): 
  4/19/2014 
Time(s): 
5:30 AM, Saturday 
Description: 
Join members of Southern Illinois Audubon Society for a Big Day of birding.  Learn what a Big Day is all about, including strategies for how to spend your time, where to go, and what species to look for throughout the day.

Will visit several locations including Lake Murphysboro S.P., Otter Slough, Oakwood Bottoms and Pine Hills of
Shawnee National Forest.

Meet in parking lot of Wal-Mart, Rt. 13, Murphysboro.  Come prepared to carpool from this point. 

Dress for walking in the woods, rain or shine.  Bring a field guide, lunch, water, snacks, and don't forget your binoculars.

Registration not required but will be helpful.  Contact below.
For more information: 
Event Type: 
Birding Event/Bird Walk; Hiking; Nature; Outdoor Event 
DNR Region(s): 
Location: 
Beginning point - Wal-Mart parking lot 
Address: 
State Route 13 
City, State ZIP: 
Murphysboro  IL   
Directions: 
 
Contact person/email: 
Southern Illinois Audubon Society  / woodthrusheola@hotmail.com 
Phone/Fax: 
618/ 684-6605  /  
Other Phone: