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
| 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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| Educating & Empowering
Environmental College Scholarship Available!
Are you or do you know a college student interested in pursuing a career in an environmental field?  We have…
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Upcoming Events
Native Plant Sale Pre-Orders Being Accepted! Due Earth Day
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West Branch DuPage River Watershed Workshop
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Spring at the Dickson-Murst Farm 2018
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McDonald Farm 2018 Plant Sale & Open House - Accepting Native Plant Pre-Orders Now!
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