On the Nature Museum grounds and in the Chicagoland region, there are several different habitats that animals, plants, and people use every day. They share a landscape and a soundscape that can create a unique experience if we take a moment to listen.
The process of making observations in nature involves using all of our senses — what we can see, smell, hear, touch. The sounds we hear in a habitat can tell us a lot about an ecosystem or a place.
Click the button below to download our nature sounds word search and see how many sounds you can identify and find!
Check out this episode of Curious By Nature to learn how to make a sound map!