Our field trips are open to the public. Membership is not required. Registration is required and some events have participation fees to cover essential costs such as guides and food.
Gather at sunrise to watch “the dance” as we observe prairie-chickens displaying on a lek at the Prairie Ridge State Natural Area.Read More →
Explore Nachusa Grassland prairies, marshes and savannas on a search for native sparrows. Nine species are possible.Read More →
Search for late summer shorebirds along the backwaters and lake areas of the Illinois River floodplain.Read More →
Explore the botany of this preserve with Bill Handel, botanist and plant ecologist.Read More →