Join The Nature Conservancy in Illinois for an Event or Field Trip!
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Chicago's Navy Pier
October 24, 2014 - October 26, 2014
At this year’s Chicago Green Festival, we’re bringing the prairie to you! Stop by our booth to experience the sights and sounds of this important habitat and celebrate the return of bison to our Nachusa Grasslands preserve. Get your photo taken on the pra... Learn more
Attendees will meet at the Welcome Center
October 11, 2014
Did you know that in 1940, the U.S. Government acquired over 36,000 acres to build an ammunition plant on the land that is now known as Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie? Why was this location chosen? How was it built and operated? Our volunteer tour guide for thi... Learn more
30239 State Route 53 Wilmington, IL 60481
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Join the Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie team every Thursday, year round, from 9 am – 2:30 pm. Volunteers are needed for seed cleaning, brush cutting, herbicide treatment, invasive plant pulling, seed broadcasting and greenhouse plant... Learn more