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Join The Nature Conservancy in Illinois for an Event or Field Trip!
Check back often for an updated listing of Field Trips and Events!
Ongoing Special Events
Hegewisch Marsh (131st & S Torrence Ave)
October 21, 2017
Join The Nature Conservancy, the Chicago Park District, and the Southeast Environmental Task Force for some Halloween fun at Hegewisch Marsh! Kids are encouraged to wear their costumes and experience the sights and sounds of fall and the forest at this incredible nat... Learn more
These events will occur at natural areas across the state.
October 01, 2017 - January 01, 2018
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