Photos & Videos

Photos & Videos

View a variety of photos and videos featuring our habitat improvement projects, species-recovery initiatives, educational programs and outdoor recreational activities in DuPage forest preserves.
For a variety of our other videos, visit our YouTube channel. 


Photo Galleries 

Hard Water Classic Highlights

"Wonders of Winter" Celebrates Season's Fun Activities



Nature Minute: North America's Only Marsupial


Spawning Time for Sunfish


Nature MInute: How to Make Hummingbird Fuel


All About Pollinators


Danada Welcomes a Foal


Nature Minute: Helping Great Horned Owlets Get Back Home


Nature Minute: Spring Ephemerals


Nature Minute: Three Species of Ticks You May Encounter


Volunteer Appreciation Week 2020


Nature Minute: Spring is Timberdoodle Time in DuPage County


Nature Minute: American Woodcocks: Masters of Camouflage


Nature Minute: How to Identify Poison Ivy Without Its Leaves




Visiting the Preserves During COVID-19

Nature Minute: A Raccoon's Most Important Sense is Touch


Social Distancing in DuPage Forest Preserves


Nature Minute: How to Keep Birds From Flying into your Windows


Nature Minute: Flying Squirrels are Common in DuPage County


Nature Minute: Early Spring is the Time for Tapping Maples


Danada Equestrian Center Welcomes New Horses


Prescribed Burn at Timber Ridge Forest Preserve


Prescribed Fire Part 2: How We Burn


Prescribed Fire Part 1: Why We Burn


Nature Minute: Why Do Great Horned Owls Nest in Winter?


Nature Minute: Did You Know Coyotes Are Loyal to Love?


Northern Goshawk Released from Willowbrook


Nature Minute: Why We Don't Celebrate Groundhog Day


Nature Minute: Are There Eagles in DuPage County?


Nature Minute: Where Do Insects Go in Winter?


Short-Eared Owl Release at Springbrook Prairie


Pelican Reunited with Birds of the Same Feather


Oaks —  A Threatened Keystone


Great Horned Owl Returned Home


Construction Begins on New Clubhouse at The Preserve at Oak Meadows

Bald Eagle Reunited with its Family

Blanding's Hatchlings Raised by Shedd Aquarium Released in DuPage Preserves

Being Coyote Wise: Living With Urban Coyotes

Heroes Save a Life at Blackwell Forest Preserve

Eastern Bluebird Monitoring Program

National Volunteer Week 

Native Plant Nursery Hoop House

Partnership to Save Migrant Birds

Prescribed Burns in DuPage Forest Preserves

The Golf Scene: The Preserve at Oak Meadows 

Spring Brook Restoration at St. James Farm

Volunteering at Fullersburg Woods Forest Preserve

Volunteering at Mayslake Forest Preserve

Volunteering at Springbrook Prairie Forest Preserve

Volunteering at West Chicago Prairie Forest Preserve

West Chicago Prairie Restoration

Willowbrook Wildlife Center Releases a Snowy Owl