2021 News Releases

District Approves 2022 Budget and 2021 Tax Levy
Published 12/14/21

Herrick Lake Restoration Project Starts Dec. 20, Will Cause Temporary Trail Closures
Published 12/13/21

Test Your Fishing Skills at Popular Hard Water Classic Ice Fishing Tourney Feb. 12
Published 12/9/21

Longtime Volunteer Steward and District Restoration Project Win Force of Nature Awards
Published 12/9/21

Reminder to Play it Safe Outdoors in Winter
Published 12/2/21

Stop Cabin Fever Before It Starts in DuPage Forest Preserves
Published 11/29/21

2022 Annual Permits Go on Sale Dec. 1
Published 11/24/21

Support DuPage Forest Preserves on #GivingTuesday Nov. 30
Published 11/22/21

Why You May See More Coyotes in Winter
Published 11/1/21

District Begins Fall Prescription Burn Season to Benefit Habitats
Published 10/26/21

Area Police and Fire Agencies to Conduct Training Exercise at Blackwell Oct. 30
Published 10/25/21

Remains Found at Waterfall Glen Identified as Missing Elmhurst Man
Published 10/24/21

Workers Discover Apparent Human Remains at Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve
Published 10/22/21 

Drivers Reminded to Use Caution to Avoid Deer-Vehicle Collisions in Fall
Published 10/5/21 

Tour Forest Preserve District's Urban Stream Research Center Oct. 16
Published 10/4/21

Join Kline Creek Farm's Annual Corn Harvest Weekends in October
Published 9/29/21

DuPage Couple Kicks Off Green Energy Fundraising Campaign for Forest Preserve District
Published 9/20/21 

Support DuPage Forest Preserves at Virtual 'Night for Nature' Fundraiser Sept. 13-16
Published 8/26/21

Get Moving with the Healthy Driven Take a Hike! Challenge
Published 7/30/21

DuPage Art League 'Capturing Nature' Exhibit to Open at Mayslake Aug. 4
Published 7/29/21

Archery Open House Showcases Popular Sport at Blackwell Aug. 7
Published 7/26/21

Visitors Invited to Join the 'DuPage for Pollinators Bioblitz' June 21-27
Published 6/10/21

Public Input Sought on Future Plans for Blackwell, Greene Valley and Waterfall Glen Forest Preserves
Published 6/7/21

Public Feedback Sought on Improvement Plans for Willowbrook Wildlife Center
Published 6/2/21

Motorists Reminded to Use Caution to Avoid Turtles This Spring
Published 4/29/21

Scenic Overlook at Greene Valley Opens for Season May 1
Published 4/20/21

Free Wood Chips Available at Blackwell Nursery May 15 and 22
Published 4/19/21

Blackwell Family Campground Opens for Season May 7
Published 4/15/21

Willowbrook Wildlife Center Welcomes Donations During Busy Spring Season
Published 4/8/21

Celebrate Earth Week in April by Helping at District Volunteer Workdays
Published 3/30/21

DuPage Forest Preserve Board to Hire New Executive Director
Published 3/11/21

Online Sales Begin March 15 for Annual Native Plant Sale
Published 3/9/21

District Begins Spring Prescription Burn Season to Benefit Habitats
Published 3/8/21

Vehicles, Equipment and More for Sale in Online Auctions
Published 3/2/21

Marvel at Maple Syruping Traditions at Two DuPage Forest Preserves
Published 2/18/21

Adopt One of Willowbrook Wildlife Center's Resident Animals
Published 2/17/21

Play in Nature at Fun Summer Day Camps for Kids and Teens
Published 2/16/21

New Laser Helps Willowbrook Provide Pain Relief to Injured Native Wildlife
Published 1/05/21



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