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Robin by Jim Kloss
People Dancing by Glenn P. Knoblock
Bee on Flower by Tim Good
View from Kayak by David Rudofski
Monarchs on Flower by Tim Good
Island Rendezvous Visitors by Glenn P. Knoblock
Bullfrog by Sue Strueck Burke
Adult Fishing Derby Participants by Alan Bulava
Highlights - Forest Preserve  Features
Goodenow Grove Fall Fest Goodenow Grove Fall Fest
Celebrate the arrival of autumn with a free family festival at Goodenow Grove in Beecher on September 13! Read More >>
USAgain Textile Recycling USAgain Textile Recycling
Recycle your used clothes, shoes, towels, and bedding with the Forest Preserve and USAgain at locations throughout Will County! Read More >>
Leave No Child Inside Leave No Child Inside
The Forest Preserve District of Will County is taking action to reverse the dangerous trends created by children's disconnection from nature. Read More >>
Cruise the Creek Cruise the Creek
Pre-register today for a free family bike ride and festival at Hickory Creek Barrens in New Lenox on October 4! Read More >>
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Events and Announcements
Joliet Junction Trail Closure:
A portion of the Joliet Junction Trail in Rockdale is closed due to bridge damage by a trail derailment. More

Rock Run Rookery Closure:
Rock Run Rookery Preserve in Joliet is closed August 25-27 for maintenance work. More

Asphalt Replacement Work:
Asphalt replacement work is taking place at Hammel Woods in Shorewood and Forsythe Woods in Wilmington. More

Tall Grass Greenway Trail Closure:
A portion of the Tall Grass Greenway Trail in Naperville is closed for roadway crossing construction. More

Woods Walk:
Take part in the "Woods Walk" trail hiking program and photo contest through October 31! More

I&M Canal Trail Detour:
A portion of the I&M Canal Trail in Lockport is detoured for bridge reconstruction work. More

Catfish Corner Renovations:
Renovations are being made to the Catfish Corner Shelter at Monee Reservoir. More

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