Volunteer: Exploration Garden at Swansea Clinton Hills Conservation Park

Exploration Garden at Swansea Clinton Hills Conservation Park IL

Help out at the Exploration Garden! Volunteers will be clearing existing beds and planting native wildflowers. Hand saws, loppers, hand shovels, rakes, gloves, and close-toed shoes are recommended. Some tools […]

Free

Volunteer: Drda Woods

Bohm Woods Nature Preserve IL

Celebrate National Public Lands Day by volunteering at Drda Woods in Edwardsville. Volunteers will be working on invasive plant removal and trail building. Meet in the Bohm Woods parking area […]

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Volunteer: Heart Garden Rain Garden Planting

Heart Garden IL

Come to the Heart Garden orchard lot to help plant the new rain gardens! Volunteers can bring their own shovles and gloves.

Free

Fantastic Beasts: How to Find Them

Horseshoe Lake State Park IL

Photo Credit: US Fish & Wildlife Service Come out to Horseshoe Lake State Park in Madison County on Saturday, October 2 from 9:30 -11:30 am for a family-friendly event all […]

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Fall Hike at Schon Park

Ray M. Schon Park IL

“Fall into Hiking” during this easy, mostly paved hiking trail through Ray M. Schon Park and the adjacent natural area at Greenspace North. Schon Park is located across the road […]

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Arlington Wetlands Volunteer Day

Arlington Wetlands IL

Come out to Arlington Wetlands (Arlington Drive, Pontoon Beach, IL) for a volunteer stewardship day. Help install signs, plant buttonbush, pick up trash liter, and remove invasive plants from the […]

Free

Buds & Bark Hike – Winter Tree ID

Willoughby Heritage Farm and Conservation Reserve IL

Hikers will explore the winding, looping trails of Willoughby Farm while also learning some tips and tricks for Winter Tree Identification. (Remember: Correct tree species identification during the Jingle Hike […]

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HLC Native Plant Sale

Swansea Clinton Hills Conservation Park IL

Native plants are more than pretty flowers. The nutritious pollen and nectar of native wildflowers attract butterflies and pollinators. The leafy green growth of native plants is a snack for […]

Free

Arlington Wetlands Workday

Arlington Wetlands IL

Come out to Arlington Wetlands (Arlington Drive, Pontoon Beach, IL) for a volunteer wetlands workday. Help restore Arlington Wetlands by assisting with winter pruning and invasive removal.

Free

Metro East Tree Week

Various Locations IL

We have an exciting range of events for Tree Week, so mark your calendars now and stay tuned for more information. Friday, April 22 at 6:30 pm: White Oak Society […]

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White Oak Society Tour | Metro East Tree Week

Arlington Wetlands IL

We have an exciting range of events for Tree Week, so mark your calendars now and stay tuned for more information. Friday, April 22 at 6:30 pm: White Oak Society […]

Free

Arlington Wetlands Workday

Arlington Wetlands IL

Celebrate Earth Day by coming out to Arlington Wetlands (Arlington Drive, Pontoon Beach, IL) for a volunteer wetlands workday! Help restore Arlington Wetlands by assisting with invasive species removal, native […]

Free

Community Tree Distribution Day | Metro East Tree Week

Poag Sand Prairie IL

We have an exciting range of events for Tree Week, so mark your calendars now and stay tuned for more information. Monday, April 25: Community Tree Distribution Day As part […]

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Tree ID at HLC | Metro East Tree Week

HeartLands Conservancy IL

We have an exciting range of events for Tree Week, so mark your calendars now and stay tuned for more information. Tuesday, April 26: Tree ID at HLC HLC will […]

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Tree Planting Day | Metro East Tree Week

Various Locations IL

We have an exciting range of events for Tree Week, so mark your calendars now and stay tuned for more information. Friday, April 29: Tree Planting Day Celebrate Arbor Day […]

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Native Plant Sale Volunteers

Swansea Clinton Hills Conservation Park IL

Would you enjoy seeing hundreds if not thousands of native plants in one place? Do you like to sort and organize? Do you enjoy hanging out with other native plant […]

Free

HLC Native Plant Sale Order Pick Up

Swansea Clinton Hills Conservation Park IL

HLC Native Plant Sale Order Pick Up will be held at Swansea Clinton Hills Conservation Park from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. 1524 Clinton Hills Parkway, Swansea, IL 62226 For […]

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Members Hike with CEO at Bohm Woods Nature Preserve

Bohm Woods Nature Preserve IL

Members Hike with CEO at Bohm Woods Nature Preserve Join us on what is sure to be an amazing member only hike with our CEO, Mary Vandevord! Bohm Woods Nature […]

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Volunteer: Exploration Garden Workday

Exploration Garden at Swansea Clinton Hills Conservation Park IL

Come plant with us! From 9:00am-11:00am on Saturday, May 14th we will be creating a rain garden at Swansea Clinton Hills Exploration Garden in Swansea, IL. We will provide garden […]

Arlington Wetlands Workday

Arlington Wetlands IL

Help restore Arlington Wetlands by assisting with invasive species removal, native plantings, and trash clean-up.

WADE: Discover a Wetland! Firefly Hike

Arlington Wetlands IL

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. WADE: Watershed Adventures and Discovery Experience Program is BACK for its second year! On June 17th at 8:30PM, bring your headlamp and join HeartLands Conservancy and SIUE […]

Arlington Wetlands Workday

Arlington Wetlands IL

Help restore Arlington Wetlands by assisting with invasive species removal, native plantings, and trash clean-up.