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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
Ride the Rock Ride the Rock
Pre-register today for the "Ride the Rock" family bike ride and festival in Joliet on May 16, presented by title sponsor CenterPoint Properties! 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 >>
Welcome to the Forest Preserve District of Will County
Events and Announcements
Hickory Creek Bikeway Closure:
A portion of the Hickory Creek Bikeway in Mokena is closed for trail repairs. More

Emerald Ash Borer Tree Removal:
Emerald ash borer tree removal will take place along the I&M Canal Trail in Lockport May 4-6. 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

Transportation Plan Open Houses:
Will County is hosting four open houses in April and May regarding its county-wide transportation plan development. More

Isle a la Cache Museum Mural:
A new mural at Isle a la Cache Museum in Romeoville depicts a scene from the 18th century fur trade era. More

Dog Flu Information:
The District urges dog park patrons to be informed about dog flu, although no cases have been confirmed in Will County. More

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