Winter is a wonderful time to read a few good books about nature and restoring the ecology of the land. I chose these books because they help us
You probably heard about or visited Chicago City Hall’s green roof, or had the opportunity to see other green roofs during your travels. Green roofs
GreenFields of Geneva, an innovative new retirement community, recently received Conservation@Work certification from The Conservation Foundation. The 3.5 acres of native prairie planted around the
Thanks to the generosity of three anonymous supporters, each dollar donated to The Conservation Foundation between now and December 31st, 2016 will be matched if
We are currently seeking a qualified candidate to join our river and water protection staff part-time to help with education and outreach efforts. POSITION TITLE:
Kathy and Edmund Olson recently purchased their home with a natural wooded landscape in Downers Grove when I first visited their property. They asked me to
The native plant movement really has been growing over the last 10 to 15 years; all the evidence points to it, with native plant nurseries reporting increasing sales and demand for catalogs and native plant sales expanding substantially. Natives are much more mainstream than they were 15 years ago.