It was 100 years ago when the passenger pigeon became extinct. WBBM’s Steve Miller spoke with a Chicago author who chronicled the disappearance of the species.
Birders tallied more than 50 species of birds yesterday.
The Christmas Day bird count on Chicago’s lakefront for this year, and the North Shore count on Monday, are being described as two of the best ever.
Birdwatchers are tallying their numbers for the annual Christmas Day bird count along Chicago’s lakefront.