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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
Music at McKinley Music at McKinley
Celebrate summer with a free outdoor concert and car show at McKinley Woods - Kerry Sheridan Grove in Channahon on August 16! 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 >>
Woods Walk Woods Walk
Take the "Woods Walk" challenge and hike the trails of the forest preserves through October 31 - plus enter a special photo contest! Read More >>
Welcome to the Forest Preserve District of Will County
Events and Announcements
Rock Run Dog Park Opening:
The Rock Run Dog Park at Lower Rock Run Preserve - McClintock Road Access in Joliet is open. More

Asphalt Replacement Work:
The District is performing asphalt replacement at Hammel Woods and Forsythe Woods through September. More

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

Rock Run Rookery Asian Carp:
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is harvesting Asian carp from Rock Run Rookery in Joliet. More

Upcoming Special Events:
Mark your calendar for the District's upcoming special events! More

Electronics Recycling:
Recycle your residential electronics at Visitor Centers in Joliet and Monee. More

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