Join Us for the Spring Trout Season Opener on April 6
Try your luck fishing for trout at the season opener on April 6 at our Blackwell, Pratt's Wayne Woods or Wood Dale Grove forest preserves' lakes.
Bring Your Kid to the Annual "Kids Trout Fishing Program" This Spring
Introduce your young angler to trout fishing at this pre-season event that's just for kids on March 30 at Wood Dale Grove Forest Preserve.
Restoration Work on Creek is Moving to Blackwell Forest Preserve
A second phase of restoration work begins this spring on Spring Brook at Blackwell, affecting camping and trail access at the forest preserve.
Dig In With Natives for Your Garden at Home
Swap out annual flowers for natives — which are ideal low-maintenance options for today's manicured landscapes — in your garden.
Ponder These Points Before You Raise a Monarch Caterpillar at Home
Helping insects is a great thing! Our expert insect ecologist provides tips for raising a monarch caterpillar indoors before its release to the wild.
Stay Fit With Our "Forest Fitness Walks" at DuPage Forest Preserves
Enjoy the wonders of the preserves with a naturalist, and get some healthy exercise on these brisk walks that increase in distance every week.
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The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County offers scores of nature-related programs and activities for grownups, kids, families and groups year-round. Click below to register for programs, reserve shelters and campsites or purchase permits, and we'll see you soon!
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