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April 2021

Earth Day Celebration – Sedge Planting

April 24 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Citizens for Conservation HQ, 459 Highway 22
Lake Barrington, IL 60010 United States
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Join us for Earth Day! CFC plans to celebrate Earth Day by planting the first of 18,000 wetland sedges on our new floodplain restoration project. Our Earth Day celebration will take place on April 24 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Meet at the CFC farmhouse. CFC was graciously awarded a grant from the Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation in November of 2020. Through the funding provided from ICECF, CFC will aim to restore 5 acres of floodplain sedge meadow at…

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Bird Walk – Cuba Marsh Preserve

April 30 @ 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Cuba Marsh, 24205 W. Cuba Road
Deer Park, IL 60010 United States
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April 30, 7:30 a.m. – Cuba Marsh (Park in parking lot off east side of Lake Zurich Rd just south of EJ&E RR tracks.  Lake Zurich Road runs between Rte. 14 and Cuba Road) Get outside and track spring migration of birds with Barrington naturalist Wendy Paulson. Walks are free and open to the public. But spaces are limited and REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Current COVID protocols will be observed; bring your binoculars and your mask! Good walking shoes or boots are recommended. Registration required:…

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May 2021

Bird Hike – Deer Grove East

May 7 @ 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Deer Grove East, 1599 Pepper Tree Drive
Palatine, IL 60067 United States
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May 7, 7:30 a.m. – Deer Grove East* (entrance on north side of Dundee Road, west of Hicks Road, east of Smith Street.  Go to farthest parking area) with optional extension to Camp Alphonse (off Dundee Road) * Note: this is a more strenuous hike than others in this series. Get outside and track spring migration of birds with Barrington naturalist Wendy Paulson. Walks are free and open to the public. But spaces are limited and REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Current COVID protocols…

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Bird Hike – Galloping Hill

May 28 @ 7:00 AM
Galloping Hill, Penny Road Pond parking lot (less than 1 mi. west of Old Sutton/Penny Rd intersection)
Barrington, IL 60010 United States
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May 28, 7:00 a.m.— Galloping Hill* (meet at Penny Road Pond parking lot, less than a mile west of Old Sutton/Penny Rd intersection) NOTE: This hike is more strenuous than the bird walks in this series. Get outside and track spring migration of birds with Barrington naturalist Wendy Paulson. Walks are free and open to the public. But spaces are limited and REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Current COVID protocols will be observed; bring your binoculars and your mask! Good walking shoes or boots are…

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June 2021

Bird Hike – Galloping Hill

June 4 @ 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Galloping Hill, Penny Road Pond parking lot (less than 1 mi. west of Old Sutton/Penny Rd intersection)
Barrington, IL 60010 United States
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June 4, 7 a.m.—Galloping Hill* (meet at Penny Road Pond parking lot, less than a mile west of Old Sutton/Penny Rd intersection) NOTE: This hike is more strenuous than the bird walks in this series. Get outside and learn about birds with Barrington naturalist Wendy Paulson. Walks are free and open to the public. But spaces are limited and REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Current COVID protocols will be observed; bring your binoculars and your mask! Good walking shoes or boots are recommended. Registration required: Please…

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