Join the annual crane count

Daily Herald report
Updated 2/22/2016 5:14 PM

A workshop for the Midwest Crane Count for monitors in Lake and McHenry counties will be held from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 28, at Volo Bog State Natural Area in Ingleside. The workshop will cover observation methods and reporting protocol (new system this year) and share a few stories of past counts. New monitors will receive location assignments for actual count Saturday, April 16. Participants must be 16 and older. Reservations required by email at or phone (815) 344-1294. Volo Bog is on Brandenburg Road west off Route 12, between routes 120 and 134.

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