CFC is pleased to announce Allison Sacerdote-Velat as our keynote speaker for the 46th Annual Meeting. Allison will be delivering a talk titled: “Smooth Greensnake Conservation in Chicago Wilderness”. For more info on the Annual Meeting, click here. Allison’s Bio: Allison Sacerdote-Velat is currently the Curator of Herpetology at the Chicago Academy of Sciences / Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. Previously …
CFC Newsletter Winter 2016_
Do you have a young conservation enthusiast at home? Check out the jam-packed Youth Education calendar we have for 2017!
A heartfelt congratulations to Diane Bodkin, chairwoman of the South Barrington Conservancy, on her recent profile in the LZ Courier! You can find a link to the article here.
Get caught up on all the latest news regarding: CFC Youth Education Autumn Workdays Wendy Paulson Bird Walks CFC October Press Releases
CFC Youth-Education provided mammals activities for many children during Lake County Forest Preserve’s FredFest, held at the Fox River Preserve on August 20. Children and their parents visited about the mammal pelts, put together a life size deer skeleton, and made mammal tracks with clay. -photos by Bob Lee
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Survey the area for late nesters and early migrants with Barrington area naturalist Wendy Paulson on Thursday, August 25 @ 3:30 pm at Baker’s Lake (parking lot on Highland Ave. south of Hillside Ave.) Walks are free and open to the public though spaces are limited and RSVP’s are required. Hikes will only be cancelled in cases of extreme weather. …