Fall Prairie Harvest Day 2023

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Location: Nygren Wetland Preserve, 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton, IL  61072 Help collect seeds from native prairie wildflowers and grasses that will be cleaned, stored and planted at Nygren Wetland and other NLI preserves. Start anytime and...

Fall Prairie Harvest Day 2022

This fun and easy community service opportunity is great for all ages, individuals, and church, employee, and service groups, as well as 4-H Clubs, Boy Scout and Girl Scout Troops. Help collect seeds from native wildflowers and grasses which will be used in future...

OAKtober Hike 2021

It’s OAKtober – Oak Awareness Month in Illinois October is Oak Awareness month in Illinois and we invite you to celebrate with us by going on a guided walking tour at 1:30 p.m. on Sat., Oct. 30. Hikers will be led by NLI staff and volunteers through the...

Fall Prairie Harvest Day

Collecting Seeds is Fun! NLI will hold Fall Prairie Harvest Day, on Sat., Oct. 2, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Nygren Wetland Preserve, 3190 W. Rockton Road, Rockton Ill.  Individuals of all ages, families, and groups are invited to collect seeds from native prairie...
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