Official Government Website
Departments: Forest Preserve

Links for Resources

Conservation Success Story

 

DeKalb County Forest Preserve Links

 

Water and Soil


http://www.foxriverecosystem.org/ – Fox River Ecosystem Partnership

http://www.sws.uiuc.edu/data.asp – Illinois State Water Survey

http://prairiecrossing.com/index.php – Prairie Crossing sustainable Development Lake County, IL

http://www.dekalbilswcd.org/ – DeKalb County Soil and Water District

http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/site/il/home/ – Natural Resource Conservation Service

http://www.wetlands-initiative.org/ – The Wetlands Initiative

http://www.epa.state.il.us/water/watershed/facility-planning/rock-basin.pdf – Rock River Basin Assessment (includes the Kishwaukee River watershed – yes it’s long but VERY interesting)

 

Energy


http://aessolar.com/ – Advanced Energy Solutions Group, Inc.

http://passivesolar.sustainablesources.com/ – Passive Solar Design

 

General

History of Cheif Shabbona

http://www.neefusa.org/ – National Environmental Education Foundation

http://www.greenmapping.org/ – Openlands Natural Connections Green Infrastructure Mapping Project

http://www.chicagoareaplanning.org/ – Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning

https://www.planning.org/tuesdaysatapa/2006/nov.htm -Northeast Illinois Planning Commission

 

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Most County Offices will close at noon on Friday April 19, 2019

County offices will reopen on Monday, April 22, 2019.

Please check with individual offices for office hours.