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  • Location: Cook County, Schaumburg, Illinois, USA
  • Source: SchaumBird Life
  • Info: Live bird and critter cam in Illinois. The rotating webcam views show a backyard bird feeder and ground feeding area in Schaumberg in Cook County. In the daytime, there are lots of birds to see as well as squirrels and chipmunks.
    You can rewind the live stream to view night time visitors such as skunks, raccoons and even coyote.
    For more information on this amazing bird and critter cam set up visit SchaumBird Life

    To view more live bird watching webcams in the United States, see : Live Garden Bird Webcams in North America

More info: The Audubon Guide to North American Birds is an excellent online guide to identifyling birds.

The American robin, northern cardinal, house sparrow, dark-eyed junco, and downy woodpecker are common birds found in Illinois. Illinois has a variety of urban birds, including the house sparrow, european starling, rock pigeon, american crow, and common grackle.

Illinois is home to more than a dozen species of sparrow, most of which are small and brown. Among the most common is the house sparrow, which can be found just about anywhere there are houses.

The State Bird of Illinois since 1929, is the northern cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)

Additional Information:
  • Wild About Illinois Birds - Illinois Dept of Natural Resources -
  • Backyard Birds of Illinois - Bird Watching Academy -
  • 11 Types of Finches in Illinois - Bird Advisor -
  • 7 Different Species of Woodpeckers in Illinois - Bird Advisor -