OAKtober Hike 2024

Take a guided walking tour with Natural Land Institute staff at NLI’s 109-acre Lind-McGeachie Preserve to see and learn about oak trees, oak habitat and other natural features of this site. It’s the perfect way to celebrate OAKtober – Oak Awareness...

Lind-McGeachie Open House Photos

We’re pleased to share these photos from the Lind-McGeachie Preserve Open House held on Thu., Sept. 28, 2023. See them in our Flickr album here. Lind-McGeachie Preserve is an 89 acre natural area southwest of Rockford at 6100 Fitzgerald Rd. Rockford, IL 61102....

Open House at Lind-McGeachie Preserve

This preserve owned by Natural Land Institute with hilly woodlands and a prairie restoration was recently expanded and will be open to the public starting with this Open House. We invite the community to come and explore this natural area in southwest Rockford near...

Nicor Gas Grant Helps Care for the Land

We are grateful and pleased to announce that we have received a grant from Nicor Gas in the amount of $9,997.60 that will help care for the land at two of our properties: Lind-McGeachie Preserve and William and Gayle Keefer Nature Reserve. The funds will be used for...
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