Great Lakes Piping Plover
- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
- Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
New Piping Plover Spotted At Rainbow Beach. Will South Side Get Its Own Shot at Plover Mania?
There's no guarantee the newly spotted Great Lakes piping plover will decide to mate and nest at Rainbow Beach, but "everybody will lose our minds if that happens," one birder said.