Frosted trees at sunrise sitting atop snow-dusted ground.
Frosted Trees Ice covered trees in a winter landscape on the Franklin family farm, located near Lexington, Illinois, on the banks of the Mackinaw River. The Franklin farm works in partnership with the Nature Conservancy to test and demonstrate conservation related agricultural practices that protect and preserve the river watershed. © Timothy T. Lindenbaum/The Nature Conservancy

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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. We’re building on that legacy and bringing people together to help solve today’s biggest conservation challenges, from climate change and habitat loss to protecting clean water. Together we’re stronger!