Illinois

By the Numbers:

23,739 acres saved
  • Over 19,000 acres have been preserved in partnership with the United States Forest Service.
  • TCF has leveraged over $4,800,000 in loans to protect land in Illinois through the Land Conservation Loan Program.

 


Featured Projects: Illinois

Chicago Wilderness Region

Chicago Wilderness Region

An ambitious agenda to create a vibrant “green infrastructure” of protected and restored lands and waters in the four-state...
Copperhead Hollow State Wildlife Area Project

Copperhead Hollow State Wildlife Area Project

Warblers, wood thrushes and whip-poor-wills migrating through Illinois gained more room to stretch their wings, thanks to the efforts...

More Projects: Illinois

Managing Mitigation Funds to Conserve Bird Habitat

Managing Mitigation Funds to Conserve Bird Habitat

As America’s demand for energy grows, providers are making major new investments in infrastructure. The emerging Rockies Express Pipeline...
Palisades Preserve

Palisades Preserve

In 2007, the Fund aided the Great Rivers Land Trust and its partners in the creation of the Palisades...