Fall Prairie Harvest Day 2024

Volunteer for nature when you collect seeds at the annual Fall Prairie Harvest Day. The public is invited to collect seeds from native prairie wildflowers and grasses at Nygren Wetland Preserve. We’re happy to announce that we will be supporting one of our community...

Monarch Hotline

Monarch Hotline     Got questions about raising Monarch butterflies? Need milkweed seeds or planting instructions? Can’t decide what plants to plant? Want to start a prairie? Call Kay! Kay MacNeil is your Monarch Hotline Girl. She has pretty packets of milkweed seeds,...

You can make a difference at Burr Oak Valley Preserve

You Can Help at Burr Oak Valley Preserve Volunteers Needed NLI hosts volunteer stewardship service days at Burr Oak Valley Preserve (BOVP) on the First Saturday (9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.) and Second Monday (9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.) of the month. In the next few months...
Español »