Birding in Illinois

Illinois Bird Sightings

Sites, e-mail lists, and web groups where Illinois birders post and discuss their sightings.


IL Birders Exchanging Thoughts (IBET)

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This is an electronic mailing list where Illinois birders exchange bird sightings.


ILbirds - IBET - Official group page with an extensive archive going back as far as 2003.
Recent ILbirds (IBET) Posts - The most recent posts syndicated on the ABA website.
Illinois IBET Messages - At least the past 6 months of IBET posts in a thread format on Surfbirds.



IL Birders' Forum

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An online forum for posting bird sightings and bird photos, discussion of birds, and other topics.



BCN eBird

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Browse bird sightings submitted to Cornell's eBird website.


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