Native Shrubs for the Home Landscape Webinar

Native shrubs provide year-round beauty as well as food and nesting habitat for birds and pollinators. Sarah Michehl from TLC will share info for some favorite native shrubs appropriate for the home landscape. Foundation...

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CLIP PROGRAM DETAILS: Field Trips

CLIP PROGRAM DETAILS: Field Trips CLIPterns will receive a professional contact from each field trip location and may apply for summer positions at these locations (in future years) to further develop their career.  Nachusa...

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CLIP Program Details: Skills gained

CLIP Program Details: Skills gained Land management: Invasive removal, site preparation and restoration techniques will be reviewed for ongoing TLC restoration projects. Transline resistant communities, use of parasitic plants,...

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Plan Your Native Plant Garden – Webinar

 Planning to start a new native plant garden this spring? Get ready for spring and get started on planning your native plant garden. In this webinar we’ll teach you how to prepare your site, suggest easy plant choices for...

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Betty White Oak

 McHenry County’s oldest resident was struck down by the derecho wind on Aug. 10, 2020 (Clockwise from left) An oak seedling thrives in shadow of Betty White Oak, a group of volunteers gives the tree some love, preschoolers...

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A legacy of nature preserved in Harvard

In the 1970s, Alice McCluggage and her family moved from the city to a homestead in Harvard, IL.   The property, covering almost 19 acres, was perfect for keeping a large organic garden, as well as goats, chickens and...

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