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June 8, 2017

From the Blog: Celebrating Straight from the Heart

Here at Heartlands Conservancy we are proud of our achievements in land conservation, development of environmentally healthy communities and enhancing engagement opportunities for people across Illinois to connect meaningfully with nature and gain respect for the natural resources that sustain them.

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HeartLands Conservancy provides leadership and solutions to sustain and enrich the diverse environmental resources of our region. We work toward achieving our mission by focusing on three priority areas:

Conserving Open Space

Building Greener Communities

Engaging People with Nature

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