Wonder Works presented a lunchtime play station at the Collaboration for Early Childhood‘s 2019 Symposium on February 23rd. The play station included an exhibit of field guides developed by the Nature in Columbus Park project. We developed three simplified guides to local wildlife especially for the play station, and you can downlaod PDF versions of these field guides here.
Follow this link for a PDF of the Winter Birds in Oak Park simplified field guide. You can see these birds in Oak Park right now:
Follow this link for a PDF of the Water Birds in Columbus Park simplified field guide. These birds will be returning to Columbus Park’s lagoon this spring, once the ice melts:
Follow this link for a PDF of the Animals in Columbus Park simplified field guide. Squirrels and rabbits can be seen in the park year-round. Turtles and frogs will emerge from the depths of the lagoon once the ice melts and the water warms:
You have our permission to download and print these documents for personal and education use.