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Operation Habitat: The Illinois Department of Transportation and Habitat Conservation

Dates: Now - Mar. 26, 2019
Times: 7:00PM-8:00PM, doors open at 6:30PM
Category: Other
Location: Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie, 30239 South State Route 53, Wilmington, IL 60481
Phone: 815-423-6370
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RSVPs are required. Midewin_RSVP@fs.fed.us Stephanie Dobbs, Roadside Maintenance Manager – Illinois Department of Transportation

Don't Mow It – GROW IT! Operation Habitat is IDOT's program to investigate opportunities to create, preserve or protect habitat areas on our rights-of-way, specifically to provide food sources and shelter for the monarch butterfly, rusty-patched bumblebee, and other pollinators. Come learn about these efforts and how you may be able to assist the Department.

What's Nearby:
Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
Captain's Cove Bar and Grill
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Kayak Morris

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