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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
Woods Walk Woods Walk
Explore some of the Forest Preserve's best trails throughout Will County with the "Woods Walk" hiking program through October! 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 >>
Hadley Valley Art Exhibit Hadley Valley Art Exhibit
Paintings of the Forest Preserve's Hadley Valley by Joliet artist Maggie Capettini are on exhibit at Visitor Centers through October 18. Read More >>
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Events and Announcements
Independence Day Holiday:
Visitor Centers, except Monee Reservoir, are closed July 3 for the Independence Day holiday. Visitor Centers are open July 4. More

 
Joliet Junction Trail Closure:
A portion of the Joliet Junction Trail in Crest Hill is closed due to Will County roadwork. More

 
Emerald Ash Borer Tree Removal:
Emerald ash borer infested tree removal will take place along the Hickory Creek Bikeway in Mokena through July. More

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

 
Digital Newsletter Transition:
The District is transitioning its quarterly newsletter to a digital format. More

 
Little Lunkers:
Young anglers can celebrate their best catches with at Monee Reservoir through August 30! More

 
     
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