What NLI Does About Invasive Species

What NLI Does About Invasive Species

It’s National Invasive Species Awareness Week. Natural Land Institute’s land stewardship staff spend much of their time, along with volutneers and sometimes contractors, removing invasive species in woodlands, prairies and wetlands.

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Lost Flora Fen Approved as Nature Preserve

Lost Flora Fen Approved as Nature Preserve

Natural Land Institute is excited to announce that land owned by the 65 year old conservation land trust, Lost Flora Fen on Raccoon Creek in northern Winnebago County, was given final approval by the Illinois Nature Preserves Commission (INPC) at their 246th meeting on Jan. 23, 2024 for dedication as an Illinois Nature Preserve.

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NLI’s Legacy Tree Program: January

NLI’s Legacy Tree Program: January

Announcing NLI’s Legacy Tree Program Nominate a tree with this fillable FORM. Natural Land Institute (NLI) is pleased to announce the introduction of a new initiative to inspire the northern Illinois region to leave a legacy of trees for the enrichment of people,...

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Holiday Gift Ideas: Children’s Nature Themed Books

Holiday Gift Ideas: Children’s Nature Themed Books

It’s holiday gift giving season and we have some great nature themed children’s book ideas for you to give to the children in your life, whether their your own, or grandchildren, nieces or nephews, or children of your friends.

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Studio GWA hired for NLI Headquarters Restoration Plan

Studio GWA hired for NLI Headquarters Restoration Plan

The Natural Land Institute, one of the oldest land trusts in the United States and groundbreaking conservation organization initiating the concept of nature preserves to the world, has hired Studio GWA to complete a long-term restoration plan for its headquarters.

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