Preserving Nature in the Prairie State

See our Natural Events Calendar for a monthly snapshot of the plants and wildlife found at Conservancy preserves across Illinois.

Are you a hunter? Learn more about the hunting opportunities at our preserves throughout the state.


Find The Nature Conservancy in Illinois on

Illinois’ Priorities

Explore More Stories>>

Latest Videos

Recent Press

October 13, 2016
Scientists Predict Texas-Like Summers For Chicago By 2099
July 01, 2016
Why is it important to restore the Illinois prairie?


x animal

Sign up for Nature eNews!

Sign Up for Nature e-News

Learn about the places you love. Find out
how you can help.

Thank you for joining our online community!

We’ll be in touch soon with more Nature Conservancy news, updates and exciting stories.

Please leave this field empty

I'm already on the list!

Read our privacy policy.