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Nelson Prairie

The 16 acre Nelson Prairie is part of the almost 2 mile Haines Creek Conservation Corridor located in N.W. DeKalb County off Wolf Rd. Nelson Prairie has public access and hiking trails through native Illinois prairie and connects to trails through Swanson Grove and Prairie Oaks and the future Haines Prairie.  Prairie Oaks, Swanson Grove and Nelson Prairie were all acquired land preservations and wildlife habitat restorations in partnership with DeKalb County Forest Preserve District and the Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation.

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Nelson Prairie

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Nelson Prairie

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The 16 acre Nelson Prairie is part of the almost 2 mile Haines Creek Conservation Corridor located in N.W. DeKalb County off Wolf Rd. Nelson Prairie has public access and hiking trails through native Illinois prairie and connects to trails through Swanson Grove and Prairie Oaks and the future Haines Prairie.  Prairie Oaks, Swanson Grove and Nelson Prairie were all acquired land preservations and wildlife habitat restorations in partnership with DeKalb County Forest Preserve District and the Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation.

Forest Preserve Maps

 

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