Audubon on-the-ground conservation and restoration programs are the cornerstone of our ability to protect birds throughout the Great Lakes Region in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Wisconsin.
Count for as little as 15 minutes in your own backyard to help expand our understanding of birds
Take your love of the outdoors to the next level. Get involved with restoration and bird monitoring activities.
Get outdoors with the local conservation community. Make a difference.
Volunteer with the Birds in My Neighborhood
Free field trips and indoor programming at Cook County Forest Preserves.
Habitat restoration training for careers in conservation.
Your support will help secure the future for birds at risk from climate change, habitat loss, and other threats.
See the benefits of Audubon membership.
Audubon chapters create a culture of conservation in local communities through education and advocacy, focusing on the conservation of birds and conservation of important habitats.
Your donation supports Audubon’s local work to protect the birds of our region and the habitats upon which they depend.