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
| Art of the Fox
Art of the Fox Blog: A Way In
  Welcome to the Art of the Fox blog!  I’m Joel Sheesley, an artist who is working with The Conservation Foundation…
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| Conservation@Home
Pre-Order Your Native Plants NOW!
Kick off your growing season in lush green style!  We are taking pre-orders now for our May 13th McDonald…
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| Preserving Land
Kane County Voters: Say YES! to Open Space!
On April 4, 2017 the Kane County Forest Preserve District is asking voters for $50 million which will preserve approximately…
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| About Us
Grand Opening: The Rookery, Our Online Storefront
We are so pleased to announce the launch of The Conservation Foundation's new online storefront, The Rookery. Now you can share…
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Upcoming Events
Spring Membership & Awards Luncheon
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Beers, Bands and Barns 2017
Live music, craft beer, food trucks - there's no better recipe for an awesome summer afternoon/evening. Join us!
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Day at the Dickson-Murst Farm
A free family day to wrap up your summer of fun!
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