The Orniphile

Birding Website
of Robert D. Hughes

Featuring Photographs and
Articles About Chicago Area Birds and Birding

What's New

  • A pair of Piping Plovers is nesting on Montrose Beach! Details of this history making event are at my Montrose Birding Blog.
  • Shorebirds are moving through – American Avocets, Willets, Whimbrel, and Short-billed Dowitchers have been seen at Montrose as of mid-July. Read more at my Montrose Birding Blog.

Other Stuff

  • The Site Map contains links to each page on this website.
  • To read more about me, see the About Me page.