Comparison of Illinois Birds Recorded at Montrose Point vs. Illinois Birds not Recorded at Montrose Point

As of November 2020, 347 species of birds have been recorded at Montrose Point. This represents 77% of the 450 birds recorded in the state of Illinois. The pie chart below compares these two numbers. Not bad for a sliver of lakefront park in one of the largest and most densely populated urban areas in the United States.


To see a list of the birds recorded at Montrose, refer to the Birds Recorded at Montrose Point in Chicago page.