Together, we have protected 8,760 acres of nature preserves and farmland over the past 28 years. Places for our bees to forage, our population to experience nature, and our impact to grow. Unfortunately, the success of our programs is not guaranteed. We need to raise $25,000 by December 31 to ensure critical species of our region have a place to call home. Your donation will make an immediate difference on urgently needed resources that keep our programs running.
December 4, 2017
Heartlands Conservancy recently hosted the Southwestern Illinois Communities Conference, focusing on "Bringing Forests Back to Communities." This breakfast seminar was a huge success, drawing a diverse group of people from all over the region who share a common concern for our vanishing—yes, vanishing—true green spaces that once flourished in our neighborhoods and outer communities...
HeartLands Conservancy produces a quarterly newsletter and a montnly e-newsletter which highlights important activities, including places we’ve protected, projects that we’re undertaking, pending legislation, and much more. Becoming more informed on environmental issues and resources within the region allows individuals to make more informed decisions and be a part of the planning process for our future.