Eagles Fly High in Illinois
Every winter, bird-watching enthusiasts and nature lovers can witness a magnificent sight during the Illinois’ bald eagle season. From December to March, Illinois welcomes more than 3,000 American Bald Eagles to its reservoirs, rivers and waterfowl refuges.
There are eagle-viewing opportunities for visitors during Starved Rock Bald Eagle Days in the Illinois River Valley, the Quincy Bald Eagle Watch in Quincy City Park and bald eagle watching programs in Pere Marquette State Park. For the best viewing times, visit www.baldeagleinfo.com.