Saturday, January 21, 8-10 a.m.
McHenry Dam, Algonquin Dam, Carpentersville Dam, Geneva Lake
Representatives from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Geneva Lake Environmental Agency, Friends of Hackmatack Wildlife Refuge, Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Kettle Moraine Land Trust and McHenry County Audubon will be on hand at the McHenry, Algonquin, and Carpentersville dams along the Fox River in Illinois and at the Williams Bay boat launch on Geneva Lake to help you search for eagles. There will be scopes and binoculars available for use at each location, along with guided activities for children. Visit the site closest to you or visit them all!
Eagles Of Illinois Presentation
Saturday, January 21, 11 a.m. -12:30 p.m.
Prairieview Education Center, Crystal Lake
People have been inspired by eagles for centuries. Religions, countries, armies and others have adopted the eagle as their symbol of power. See the power and beauty of these truly magnificent birds of prey when you meet a bald Eagle and a Golden Eagle. You will also see other birds of prey that are commonly misidentified as eagles. Learn more.
Presented by the Illinois Raptor Center; Sponsored by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.