Saw several pairs of balck necked stilts today in the Emiquon area without even looking for them. And, at a close distance compared to normal.
The Emiquon Partnership consists of the Illinois Natural History Survey - Stephen A. Forbes Biological Station, Illinois Natural History Survey - Illinois River Biological Field Station, Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Illinois State Museum - Dickson Mounds, The Nature Conservancy, University of Illinois - Springfield - Therkildsen Field Station, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Affiliate Organizations include the Emiquon Audubon Society, Emiquon Corps of Discovery, Havana Nature Center, Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway, and the Illinois Valley Archaeological Society.
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