The Orniphile

Birding Website
of Robert D. Hughes

Featuring Photographs and
Articles About Chicago Area Birds and Birding

What's new...

  • A Long-billed Curlew was seen on April 13, 2019. This is a new species for Montrose, number 345. An account of this extraordinary sighting can be found on my Montrose Birding Blog. To see a list of the birds recorded there, refer to the Birds Recorded at Montrose Point in Chicago page.
  • May 19, 2019 was a banner day at Montrose. I tallied 107 species, my second best one day effort ever. To read about this exciting day, see my Montrose Birding Blog.

Other stuff...

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