Naturalist Negin Almassi will introduce commonly heard katydids, crickets, grasshoppers, and cicadas in northern Illinois. Learn the monitoring protocol of the Singing Insects Monitoring Program and practice recording songs with your smartphone or a digital recorder. Volunteers will submit recordings from their monitoring site via iNaturalist, depending on their preference.
Dates: 26 May 2023 - 31 Dec 2023
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Salt Creek Resource Management 500 Ogden Avenue, Western Springs
Cook County IL, 60558
Description of location
Salt Creek Resource Management Classroom
Naturalist Negin Almassi
Requirements & Documents
Monitors must attend at least one training.
Ability to hear high-frequency songs of certain species is important to success.
A recording device of some kind, either smartphone app or a digital recorder.