Family Nature Day 2017

Kids to adults enjoyed exploring 11 learning stations scattered among the prairies and wetlands at Nygren Wetland Preserve on Sat., June 24, 2017. Kids earned a Nygren Wetland Junior Naturalist Badge if they got their passport stamped from at least 6 learning stations.

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 Party on the Prairie Heads South 2017

Photos from our 7th Party on the Prairie fundraiser at Nygren Wetland Preserve in Rockton, Ill. on Sat., July 15, 2017.

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Wildlife at Nygren Wetlands by Michael Descamps

A variety of wildlife can be found at Nygren Wetland Preserve in Rockton, Illinois. We appreciate Michael Descamps sharing his photographs with Natural Land Institute.

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Spring Field Botany Day

On May 29th, Mike Jones led a group to several preserves around the area to learn about and look at the intricate details of native plants.

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Nygren Wetland Preserve

This gallery of images from Nygren Wetland shows off the preserve in different seasons, captures wildlife and shows people helping with restoration and preservation work and enjoying the natural areas.

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Nieman Marsh

Spring fed Nieman Marsh is located about 2 miles east of Pecatonica and has a variety of natural communities including wet prairie, sedge meadow and deep marsh.

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Lyndon Prairie

The Lyndon-Agnew Prairie Nature Preserve is located 5 miles southwest of Rock Falls along Interstate 88.
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Kyte River Bottoms Land and Water Reserve

Located in Ogle County, southeast of Oregon, Illinois and owned by Natural Land Institute.

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Hanover Bluff

Hanover Bluff is in beautiful rolling hills of northwest Illinois.

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Burr Oak Valley Preserve

Burr Oak Valley Preserve is a natural woodland area north of Roscoe, Illinois owned by Natural Land Institute.
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Wildflower Walkabout Series

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