Welcome to The Conservation Foundation
We Save Land, We Save Rivers

The Conservation Foundation is a non-profit land and river protection organization founded in 1972. The support of more than 3,500 members and 500 volunteers helps us carry out our mission to preserve and restore open space and natural lands, protect rivers and watersheds, and promote stewardship of our environment in DuPage, Kane, Kendall and Will Counties, Illinois.

What's New
| Educating & Empowering
Register Now for Summer Camps!
The Conservation Foundation is so pleased to offer Summer Camp opportunities at both of our locations in 2018! Sessions of Nature…
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| Preserving Land
Bassinet Set: Welcoming a New Forest Preserve Into the World!
  We are ELATED to announce that after 44+ years of persistent effort, a 133-acre property on the pristine Little Rock…
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| Conservation@Home
Native Plant Sale Pre-Orders Open! Due Date: April 22nd
You've had the winter months to dream about Spring and gardening, and now it's time to order your plants! We are…
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| Art of the Fox
Art of the Fox: Lost In Light
Late in the afternoon on September 20th I stood under the east end of the walking bridge that connects a…
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Upcoming Events
Summer Camp: Nature Rangers Session 3
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Glen Ellyn Sustainable Yard Tour
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Summer Camp: Nature Rangers Session 4
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Summer Camp: Dickson-Murst Farm Camp
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