=A guide to the best birdwatching locations
Over 250 top sites in and around Chicago, including nearby counties in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Indiana. Maps, directions. Identifying more than 250 top sites for birding within a 65-mile radius of downtown Chicago, this useful guide provides maps, directions, and other information essential for discovering the birds of the area in their natural habitats. It covers nineteen counties in the Chicago region. An extensive directory of habitats identifies little-known sites where unusual species congregate, in addition to popular spots, such as Chicago's 'Magic Hedge.' The guide also includes a checklist of species and valuable suggestions for locating birds during each month of the year.