Discover Why You May See More Coyotes in the Winter
Coyotes are more visible this time of year as young ones leave their parents in search of mates and territories to call their own,
District Begins Fall Prescription Burn Season to Benefit Native Habitats
Specially trained crews will be conducting prescription burns at selected sites in DuPage forest preserves. in coming weeks.
Drivers Reminder to Be on Alert for Deer Crossing Roadways
Motorists are reminded to be on the lookout for these 200-pound animals crossing roadways near forest preserves and wooded areas this time of year.
Discover the Hidden History of Ancient Artifacts
Find out what you should do if you run across an object that may have historical significance on public land in Illinois.
Connect to Nature from Home with Games, Puzzles, Relaxing Videos
Can't make it to our preserves? We've got lots of fun ways you can connect to nature right from your home or in your own backyard.
Explore What's Happening in the Dirt for World Soil Day Dec. 5
Soil is an ever-changing place of purpose, the skin of the earth. Explore the wonderful world of soil in celebration of World Soil Day Dec. 5.
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