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The information below is provided to keep you informed about the Forest Preserve District of Will County's ongoing or recently completed land acquisition, restoration, and development projects.
Garlic Mustard Control at Messenger Woods Nature Preserve and McKinley Woods (Completed July 2014)
Project Name:
Garlic Mustard Control at Messenger Woods Nature Preserve and McKinley Woods (Completed July 2014)
Project Type: Restoration
Project Status: Completed
Project Location:
The project was located at Messenger Woods Nature Preserve in Homer Township and McKinley Woods in Channahon Township.
Project Description:
The Garlic Mustard Control at Messenger Woods Nature Preserve and McKinley Woods project consisted of efforts to control garlic mustard, an extremely aggressive invasive species, in 117 acres of Messenger Woods Nature Preserve and 160 acres of McKinley Woods.

Work took place from February through June 2014.

For more information and to view a map of the project area, download the Project Fact Sheet and Mapping linked below.

Photograph Courtesy of Dan Busemeyer
 
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