You can now join or renew your IAS/WCAS annual membership online! It's easy and convenient.
Do you enjoy attracting wildlife to your backyard? Do you maintain the four elements of habitat or would like to improve your backyard habitat? Your backyard can become a Certified Illinois Audubon Bird & Butterfly Sanctuary. Qualify and receive a certificate and a sign for posting in your yard.
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Please call the IAS office for questions regarding Certification or Re-Certification at 217.544.2473
Looking for a birding activity in Illinois? Check out the Illinois Audubon Society's Birding Calendar
Are you interested in learning more about birds and birding in and around Will County? Would you like to meet others that enjoy birding? Join us at one of our upcoming activities
and find out what the Will County Audubon Society is all about. We hope to see you there!
7 PM Thursday September 8, 2016
Program: Prairie Plants Closeup - The Hidden World of Flowers and Fruits
Presented by Kenneth Robertson Ph.D
Pilcher Park Nature Center
2501 Highland Park
Dr. Robertson is retired from Illinois Natural History Survey, a unit of the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign where he taught plant taxonomy for over 20 years. He has spent many years conducting field research in Illinois natural areas, especially prairies and gives frequent presentations on the state’s native plants. He co-authored a book entitled, “Illinois Wilds and has developed an extensive website featuring plants of Illinois prairies and other wild areas.
Download the September meeting flyer here
All Will County Audubon Society meetings are free and open to the public.
Brown Bag Hike
July 14, 2016
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Join us for a "brown bag" hike on July 14 at the Hadley Valley
Preserve located at 18311 Gougar Rd, north of Rt 6. See the map here