The Orniphile

Birding Website
of Robert D. Hughes

Featuring Photographs and
Articles About Chicago Area Birds and Birding

What's New

  • A first state record Cassin's Kingbird was seen on September 22. Follow the link to read about this sighting on my Montrose Birding Blog – Cassin's Kingbird.
  • Passerine migration is in full swing. Numbers of warblers, sparrows, and other songbirds are being seen daily at Montrose. Check the Montrose eBird Hotspot for the latest sightings.

Other Stuff

  • The Site Map contains links to each page on this website.
  • To read more about me, see the About Me page.
  • If you have questions about this website, contact Robert D. Hughes.