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Volunteer for a Spring Workday

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Photo courtesy of Mark Bettin

The Forest Preserve District's network of volunteers will be pitching in this spring to improve the preserves.

If you love nature and you want to help the environment, consider joining them by signing up for a resource management workday.

Workdays are scheduled for 8 a.m.-noon. A District representative will be at each workday to coordinate the day's activities. Registration is required; contact volunteer supervisor Renee Gauchat at 815.722.7364 or

Volunteer workdays are scheduled for:

Dress for the weather and outdoor work. Wear long pants, closed-toe shoes and work gloves. Work will take place on uneven terrain that is primarily natural surface.



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