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Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie

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30239 South State Route 53
Wilmington, IL 60481
Fax: 815-423-6376
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Larger than life! At 19,000 acres, Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie is huge in itself. Adjacent to the 4,200 acre Des Plaines Conservation Area and close to 22 other natural areas - creating a macrosite of nearly 40,000 acres. Seasonal programs, tours, winter lecture series and volunteer work days throughout the year. Visit website for a schedule of events.

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