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Conservation @ Home
Conservation@Home is the ultimate everyone-can-do-something program! It starts with you making some earth-conscious choices in your home landscape. Replace some turf grass with beautiful and drought-resistant native plants, maybe install a rain barrel or two and reduce or eliminate your chemical use.
Common Invasive Plants (and What to Plant Instead) | The Conservation Foundation
In this webinar, we discuss a few invasive plants that are common to the Chicago region. Find out how to remove them from your yard and what to plant instead.
Celebrating OAK-Tober with a Healthy Yard
Learn about the significance of oaks in Illinois and what challenges they are facing across our region. Get involved in supporting our natural area by planning a healthy, native garden in your own yard. This presentation will cover the natural history of Illinois, current challenges facing oak ecosystems, why your yard is critical to helping oaks and how you can do your part!