Great Backyard Bird Count

LOCATION: 320 Knoch Knolls Rd. • Naperville, IL 60540

DATE OF EVENT: 2017-02-20 @ 10:00am

Event Details

Join the Great Backyard Bird Count on Feb. 20 at Knoch Knolls Nature Center/ Nature Center spring hours begin March 1

Knoch Knolls Nature Center invites families to participate in the Great Backyard Bird Count on Presidents’ Day on Monday, Feb. 20 from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Visit the Nature Center, located at 320 Knoch Knolls Road, Naperville, to learn more about winter birds and to identify and record the birds you see.

Naturalists will be on hand with binoculars and bird identification books to help guide kids and parents in their observation. No registration is necessary but at least one adult must attend with each family or group of children. The data will be shared with researchers at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society to learn more about how birds are doing and how to protect them. The official website for the event is located at In addition to the observations that will be made at Knoch Knolls Nature Center, any resident can join the count in their back yard and enter their results on or download the eBird mobile app.