Eagle at Emiquon
Emiquon Bald eagle © Laura Stoecker

Join us at Emiquon on February 2.

Join us on February 2 from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.  for the annual Fulton-Mason Eagle Day event. Activities include live raptor programs, hands-on activities and crafts for kids, and bird watching in various locations in Lewistown and Havana, Illinois including Dickson Mounds Museum and Emiquon. At Emiquon, guests can view eagles through several spotting scopes. TNC and Therkildsen Field Station team members will be available to answer questions and help identify birds, and attendees can tour the Illinois Natural History Survey’s Traveling Science Trailer, learn about fish sampling techniques and equipment from the Illinois River Biological station, and warm up in our indoor warming station or by our fire pit.  This event is free and for all ages.