Shedd Aquarium Raising 24 Blanding's Turtle Hatchlings To Be Released In DuPage County Forest Preserve Next YearThe baby turtles will remain in the care of Shedd Aquarium staff for the next year, until they're the appropriate size and weight to be reintroduced to their natural habitat in a DuPage County forest preserve.
Audubon International Wants DuPage County Golfers To Find Different BirdiesThis year’s Audubon International BioBlitz targets golf courses, and asks golfers to mark down or take pictures of wildlife and plants they see during their rounds.
DuPage Forest Preserves To Open New Century TrailAs part of its 100th anniversary, the DuPage County Forest Preserve District has put together a 100-mile biking and hiking trail linking existing trails.
DuPage Forest Preserves Mark Centennial With Scavenger HuntThe district has been running a contest to find six medallions, with prizes ranging from running shoes to the $2,500 grand prize.
Glen Ellyn Students Lead Effort To Increase Monarch Butterfly PopulationThe monarch butterfly's population has been going down because of the devastation of the milkweed plant, the only plant monarch butterfly caterpillars can use for food.
Homeowners Hunt For Emerald Ash Borer In Their TreesThe weather is warming up, trees and flowers are blooming, and experts and homeowners who have ash trees remain on the hunt for trees infested with the emerald ash borer.