Field Trips and Events

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Ongoing Special Events

  • Connect With Nature

    These events will occur at natural areas across the state.
    October 29, 2016 - March 01, 2017

    As part of our mission to connect people to nature, the Conservancy supports volunteer stewardship beyond our preserve borders.  For over 35 years, we have provided leadership to the Volunteer Stewardship Network and we have formal partnerships with the Chica... Learn more

  • Fall Marram Grass Planting at Loyola Park & Helen Doria Beach

    Loyola Park & Helen Doria Beach
    October 29, 2016

    Join fellow volunteers to help us plant 16,000 marram grass stolons to enhance the lakefront! Your hands and our plants will help protect our lakefront from erosion and keep walking trails free from sand drift! For more information, or to sign up, email forrest.corte... Learn more

Volunteer Opportunities

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    Volunteer Opportunities

    Through the Volunteer Stewardship Network, you can get outside, help restore natural areas, learn more about local habitats, and meet others who share your love of nature. Learn more


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