Sign Up for Text Alerts and More for Latest on DuPage Forest Preserves

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Sign Up for Text Alerts and More for Latest on DuPage Forest Preserves

Text alerts keep you informed of closures and other important updates

(March 22, 2022) — Sign up for text alerts and more to get the latest on DuPage Forest Preserve District closures and important updates on off-leash dog areas, archery, boating, birding, gardening and other topics.
Text any of the keywords below (one keyword per text) to 866-743-7332 to begin receiving text alerts on the topic. You can opt out at any time. Message and data rates may apply.

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Subscribe to The Conservationist, a free quarterly magazine that showcases DuPage forest preserves and the great ways to enjoy them with articles on native plants and wildlife, recreational features, history and current projects. The magazine also has a listing of upcoming programs and events.

Sign up to receive a variety of e-newsletters with timely information about programs, events and other happenings. The District’s general e-newsletter contains articles on recent commission actions and accomplishments in conservation as well as updates about wildlife.

Sign up to receive weekly blogs about nature in our DuPage forest preserves, or sign up for our Catching Nature blogs about how folks catch nature in our preserves.

The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County has been connecting people to nature for more than 100 years. More than 6.2 million people visit its 60 forest preserves, 166 miles of trails, six education centers and scores of programs each year. For information, call 630-933-7200 or visit, where you can also link to the District’s e-newsletter, blogFacebook, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok pages.


The Forest Preserve District offers a monthly e-newsletter that includes timely information about projects, programs and events in our DuPage forest preserves. Subscribe to our e-newsletter, and get the latest nature news straight to your inbox.