Official Government Website
Departments: Forest Preserve

Links for Resources

Conservation Success Story


DeKalb County Forest Preserve Links


Water and Soil – Fox River Ecosystem Partnership – Illinois State Water Survey – Prairie Crossing sustainable Development Lake County, IL – DeKalb County Soil and Water District – Natural Resource Conservation Service – The Wetlands Initiative – Rock River Basin Assessment (includes the Kishwaukee River watershed – yes it’s long but VERY interesting)


Energy – Advanced Energy Solutions Group, Inc. – Passive Solar Design



History of Cheif Shabbona – National Environmental Education Foundation – Openlands Natural Connections Green Infrastructure Mapping Project – Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning -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.