Bergamot flowers growing in a field.
Native Bergamot Bergamot, Monarda fistulosa, is among the many native plants growing in Sundrop Prairie, Indian Boundary Prairies. © Timothy S. Long

Protecting Illinois Nature

For more than 60 years, people like you have helped The Nature Conservancy protect the sun-kissed prairies, shady oak savannas and tranquil forests of Illinois. With your support, we can build on that legacy by bringing people together to help solve today’s biggest conservation challenges, from climate change and habitat loss to protecting clean water.


Conservation Report 2023

2023 was a tremendous year in conservation for TNC in Illinois. Celebrate Earth Month by taking a look at all that we achieved together.