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Nature Inquiry Adventures

Youth exploring nature through a partnership between the Forest Preserve District of Cook County and U of IL Extension

Nature Tip of the Day: Macaulay Library: Wildlife Sounds and Videos

Posted by Ron Wolford -

The Macaulay Library is the world's largest and oldest scientific archive of biodiversity audio and video recordings. Their mission is to collect and preserve recordings of each species' behavior and natural history, to facilitate the ability of others to collect and preserve such recordings, and to actively promote the use of these recordings for diverse purposes spanning scie...

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Plan Your Own Adventure in a Cook County Forest Preserve

Posted by Ron Wolford -

Did you know that the Cook County Forest Preserve District covers more than 68,000 acres of land. That is about 11% of Cook County. So find a Cook County Forest Preserve or Nature Center near you and plan your next great nature adventure....

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