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Kendeigh Grants
Request for Proposals posted.
We annually offer grants for research in ornithology in Illinois. Proposal deadline: March 27.

Sunday Morning Bird Walks Walks continue each Sunday through May 31.

Audubon Nature Shop
Support the work of CCAS!
The Nature Shop is your source for nature-related items for young and old. New are Exploding Volcano and Mining for Minerals kits. Illinois Wildflowers by Don Kurz is an excellent and beautiful aid to identifying spring blooms.
10% discount for all Audubon members.



BirdNote is a 2-minute radio show. Visit http://birdnote.org/ for more info.
Note: BirdNote is not the CCAS bird sighting listserve, Birdnotes.

April Program:
What We Miss when We Listen to Bird Song: the Hearing Side of Avian Communication

Thursday, April 2, 7pm -- Urbana Free Library Auditorium
Presented by Jeff Lucas, Professor and Associate Head of Biological Sciences, Purdue University
In addition, Jeff has studied fish ecology, antlion ecology and behavior, plant seed dispersal, foraging theory, bird energetics and foraging behavior, avian hearing, and the vocal system of chickadees.

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Audubon en Español
The National Audubon Society has launched a new section of their website, Audubon en Español, which will be the digital face of Audubon in the Spanish-speaking community.

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