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Big Day Birding for Beginners-SIAS 

5:30 AM, Saturday 
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): 
Beginning point - Wal-Mart parking lot 
DNR Park: 
State Route 13 
City, State ZIP: 
Murphysboro  IL   
Contact person/email: 
Southern Illinois Audubon Society  / 
618/ 684-6605  /  
Other Phone: