On Saturday, November 1, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Shirley Heinze Land Trust will host a volunteer workday at John Merle Coulter Nature Preserve in Portage.
Invasive shrubs threaten the health of our woodlands. Help protect the woods by removing these invaders. Gloves and tools are available for loan.
We'll continue to remove mulberry, buckthorn, and other invasive trees and brush from around the ancient Whistler oaks. Free lunch.
Volunteers are needed to help clean up the shoreline of Lake Powderhorn at Powderhorn Forest Preserve. Meet in the parking lot. Wear strudy shoes, long pants and gloves.
In the shadow of Chicago, the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore hugs 15 miles of the southern shore of Lake Michigan. 15,000 acres are yours to search for rare birds, fly a kite, wonder at the wildflower diversity, meander 45 miles of trails, cool your feet in Lake Michigan, or just be alone withyour thoughts.