Jack White’s Statement to GRAA: Bell Bowl Prairie

John (Jack) White tells Greater Rockford Airport Authority that Bell Bowl Prairie on the airport property is Outstanding and Why Read Jack’s statement that he read to the GRAA at the Sep. 23 board meeting and a follow up statement about the prairie and the many...

A Real Natural Treat

Scott and Rebecca Olson Create An Oasis for Native Wildlife In Their Urban Neighborhood By Mark Luthin, NLI Trustee   As Rebecca Olson greeted us in the driveway of her Rockford home, I immediately noticed patches of native wildflowers mixed in with their...

815 Outside: AmeriCorps Position

Applications Now Open for Part-Time AmeriCorps Position Supporting 815 Outside Natural Land Institute is a part of the 815 Outside partnership and is pleased to announce a part-time position will be available starting on July 26, 2021 through Dec. 31, 2021....

People of the Prairie

PEOPLE OF THE PRAIRIE Chelsea Peterson Young, old, and in-between, timid, clever, or bold, yet always wise, the prairie people cultivate life, collecting, counting, sorting, and spreading seed, planting, watering, and watching, often, pulling and killing, endlessly...

George and Barbara Fell Award Nomination Deadline Jan 17

Recognizing Outstanding Land Conservation Efforts Natural Land Institute (NLI) recognizes outstanding leadership and achievement in land conservation by presenting the annual George and Barbara Fell Award to someone who embodies the spirit of the organization’s...
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