Third Saturday Stewardship Day at Silver Creek Woods Preserve

Silver Creek Woods Preserve 5753 Prairie Rd, Rockton

Directions: 5753 Prairie Rd., Rockford, IL  61102, a few miles southwest of town, just north of Fuller Memorial Forest Preserve. Alternate entrance is just west of the 6038 Tipple Rd. Please contact Dion Faith to confirm which entrance will be used on a specific date (see his contact information below). 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. […]

Free

Every Other Tuesday Stewardship: Keefer Nature Reserve

EVERY OTHER TUESDAY EVENING Volunteer Opportunity The volunteer day for Tuesday, June 15 has been CANCELLED due to the Chemtool fire. The William & Gayle Keefer Nature Reserve consists of 40 acres of woodland and an old quarry that was donated by Gayle to NLI in 2017. Staff and volunteers are working to remove non-native invasive brush […]

Free

Wednesday Stewardship Days – Nygren Wetland Preserve

Nygren Wetland Preserve 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton

WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Weekly Wednesdays will restart on May 5, 2021. Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include control and removal of bush honeysuckle and garlic mustard or other invasive […]

Free

Every Thur Stewardship Day: Burr Oak Valley

Burr Oak Valley Nature Preserve 7404 Elevator Rd, Roscoe

EVERY THURSDAY Directions: Meet across from Cross and Crown Lutheran Church, 7404 Elevator Rd., Roscoe, IL 61073 Thursdays: 9:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m. The rare habitats found here were in peril until you stepped in to help out. Play a role in tackling the invasive threats in the remnant prairies and woodlands of this preserve. Tasks […]

Free

Wednesday Stewardship Days – Nygren Wetland Preserve

Nygren Wetland Preserve 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton

WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Weekly Wednesdays will restart on May 5, 2021. Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include control and removal of bush honeysuckle and garlic mustard or other invasive […]

Free

Every Thur Stewardship Day: Burr Oak Valley

Burr Oak Valley Nature Preserve 7404 Elevator Rd, Roscoe

EVERY THURSDAY Directions: Meet across from Cross and Crown Lutheran Church, 7404 Elevator Rd., Roscoe, IL 61073 Thursdays: 9:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m. The rare habitats found here were in peril until you stepped in to help out. Play a role in tackling the invasive threats in the remnant prairies and woodlands of this preserve. Tasks […]

Free

First Saturday Stewardship Day: Burr Oak Valley

FIRST SATURDAYS  9 a.m. – 1 p.m.  Directions: Meet across from Cross and Crown Lutheran Church, 7404 Elevator Rd., Roscoe, IL 61073 The rare habitats found here were in peril until you stepped in to help out. Play a role in tackling the invasive threats in the remnant prairies and woodlands of this preserve. Tasks include […]

Free

Every Other Tuesday Stewardship: Keefer Nature Reserve

EVERY OTHER TUESDAY EVENING Volunteer Opportunity The volunteer day for Tuesday, June 15 has been CANCELLED due to the Chemtool fire. The William & Gayle Keefer Nature Reserve consists of 40 acres of woodland and an old quarry that was donated by Gayle to NLI in 2017. Staff and volunteers are working to remove non-native invasive brush […]

Free

Wednesday Stewardship Days – Nygren Wetland Preserve

Nygren Wetland Preserve 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton

WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Weekly Wednesdays will restart on May 5, 2021. Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include control and removal of bush honeysuckle and garlic mustard or other invasive […]

Free

Every Thur Stewardship Day: Burr Oak Valley

Burr Oak Valley Nature Preserve 7404 Elevator Rd, Roscoe

EVERY THURSDAY Directions: Meet across from Cross and Crown Lutheran Church, 7404 Elevator Rd., Roscoe, IL 61073 Thursdays: 9:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m. The rare habitats found here were in peril until you stepped in to help out. Play a role in tackling the invasive threats in the remnant prairies and woodlands of this preserve. Tasks […]

Free

Wednesday Stewardship Days – Nygren Wetland Preserve

Nygren Wetland Preserve 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton

WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Weekly Wednesdays will restart on May 5, 2021. Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include control and removal of bush honeysuckle and garlic mustard or other invasive […]

Free

Every Thur Stewardship Day: Burr Oak Valley

Burr Oak Valley Nature Preserve 7404 Elevator Rd, Roscoe

EVERY THURSDAY Directions: Meet across from Cross and Crown Lutheran Church, 7404 Elevator Rd., Roscoe, IL 61073 Thursdays: 9:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m. The rare habitats found here were in peril until you stepped in to help out. Play a role in tackling the invasive threats in the remnant prairies and woodlands of this preserve. Tasks […]

Free
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