Discover How to Attract Swallowtails to Your Garden
We show you how to attract swallowtail butterflies to your garden by providing host plants for their caterpillars and nectar plants for the adult butterflies.
Flashing Fireflies Are a Sure Sign That Summer is Here
Remember chasing fireflies as a kid? Discover some fun facts about these fascinating creatures that light up warm summer nights.
Mayslake Hall Closed for Yearlong Exterior Improvements
Historic Mayslake Hall is closed until next year for major exterior improvements. The surrounding preserve remains open.
Work Begins on Hidden Lake Forest Preserve Bridge Improvements
The historic bridge that provides access to Eagle Lake at Hidden Lake Forest Preserve in Downers Grove is now closed for repairs.
The Hidden History of McDowell Grove's Secret Role in World War II
Discover how McDowell Grove housed a top-secret radar school and contributed to America's national defense during World War II.
See the Weekly West Nile Virus Monitoring Report for DuPage County
View the results of the District's weekly West Nile virus monitoring program, from samples at various DuPage forest preserves in the summer.
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