Celebrating Earth Month
We hope you, your friends and families stay healthy and support each other during these difficult times. We are taking comfort in the natural world, and Earth Month provides an opportunity to remember how nature connects us all. We'll continue to work each day on behalf of Illinois' lands, waters, cities, wildlife and people in ways that keep our teams safe. Please stay in touch; we need you on #TeamNature!
Last summer, endangered piping plovers mated in Chicago for the first time in 64 years. Here’s how volunteers made that possible.
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The Nature Conservancy has helped protect more than 100 sites throughout Illinois in the past 60 years, including prairies, savannas, forests, wetlands and rivers.