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Bluebells by Jim Kloss
Child and Dog at Easter Egg Hunt by Glenn P. Knoblock
Female Cardinal by Jim Kloss
Family at Island Rendezvous by Glenn P. Knoblock
Butterfly on Flower by Tim Good
Group at Community Workday by Glenn P. Knoblock
Messenger Woods Wildflowers by Tim Good
Ride the Rock Participants by Glenn P. Knoblock
Highlights - Forest Preserve  Features
Music at McKinley Music at McKinley
Bring the whole family and your classic car to the "Music at McKinley" Outdoor Concert and Car Show in Channahon on June 20! 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 >>
Bringing Nature Home Native Plant Sale Bringing Nature Home Native Plant Sale
Join the Forest Preserve and Possibility Place Nursery for a native plant sale at Sugar Creek Administration Center in Joliet on May 30! Read More >>
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Events and Announcements
Memorial Day Holiday:
Visitor Centers, except Monee Reservoir, are closed May 25 for the Memorial Day Holiday. More

Hickory Creek Bikeway Closure:
A portion of the Hickory Creek Bikeway in Mokena is closed for trail repairs. More

Old Plank Road Trail Work:
Maintenance work will disrupt use of the Old Plank Road Trail in New Lenox on May 26. More

Lambs Woods Closure:
Lambs Woods in Lockport is closed for site improvements. More

Emerald Ash Borer Tree Removal:
Emerald ash borer infested tree removal will take place at Hammel Woods in Shorewood May 18-21 and the Centennial Trail in Romeoville May 21-June 21. More

Whalon Lake Trail Closure:
The natural surface trail at Whalon Lake in Naperville is closed for improvements. More

New Interactive Map:
A new and improved interactive map is now available for online exploration of forest preserves! More

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