Thirty-two Cook County Forest Preserves(totaling 10,405 acres) are of such high quality and importance that they’re also part of the Illinois Nature Preserves System. They represent the best remaining remnants … Continue reading Nature Preserves of the Cook County Forest Preserve District
Things to know before you come:
- If you are not fully vaccinated, wear a mask if unable to social distance from others at the site.
- Bring water and a snack. Dress for the wilderness – this should include sturdy boots or shoes, a hat, bug spray, and sunscreen. Long pants and a long sleeve shirt are suggested.
- We work hard, but at our own pace, and we often take breaks to share snacks and share ideas and nature with each other.
If you are attending a workday at a nature preserve owned by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, please complete and bring the IDNR Volunteer Waiver to the workday when you attend.
If you have any questions, please contact Amy at 779-212-2785 or email@example.com