National Prairie Day – Moth and Bat Fun 8:30 PM

Celebrate National Prairie Day and Support Bell Bowl Prairie Organizers of Save Bell Bowl Prairie are hosting a search for moths and bats at dusk as a way to celebrate National Prairie Day and raise money to help pay for expenses related to saving Bell Bowl Prairie,...

Townsend Glade Land and Water Reserve

New Illinois Land and Water Reserve NLI is pleased that to announce that Townsend Glade, located in Jo Daviess County, was approved in September as an Illinois Land and Water Reserve by the Illinois Nature Preserves Commission.       NLI purchased...

More Land Protected in NW IL and Bats too!

We are excited to announce that NLI closed on the 149-acre Rhodes Property in Jo Daviess County on May 31. This adds to the Apple River Canyon Land and Water Reserve area, which is home to six threatened or endangered species. Barbara Williams conducted bat monitoring...
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