Welcome to The Conservation Foundation
We Save Land, We Save Rivers

The Conservation Foundation is a non-profit land and river protection organization founded in 1972. The support of more than 3,500 members and 500 volunteers helps us carry out our mission to preserve and restore open space and natural lands, protect rivers and watersheds, and promote stewardship of our environment in DuPage, Kane, Kendall and Will Counties, Illinois.

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Fall Energy Drinks for Monarchs
Monarchs needs more than just milkweed to survive.  They need habitat which includes food, clean water, nesting and shelter areas…
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New Staff Members Join The Conservation Foundation
We are very fortunate to have welcomed two new staff members to The Conservation Foundation over the past couple of…
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GreenFields of Geneva Earns Conservation@Work Certification
GreenFields of Geneva, an innovative new retirement community, recently received Conservation@Work certification from The Conservation Foundation.  The 3.5 acres…
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10 Ways to Go Green With School Supplies
Here we are, staring August in the face.  It's Back-to-School time!  I have a very dorky LOVE of school …
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Upcoming Events
McDonald Farm Fall Festival 2016
Enjoy the splendor of fall on our 60 peaceful acres.
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Oaktober Shop n Share at Wasco Nursery October 8th & 9th
Save money and support The Conservation Foundation with your plant material purchase at Wasco Nursery on October 8th and 9th!
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