Upcoming Meetings

Note Change of Meeting Location

For our September 2017 meeting, we will meet in the atrium of the Student Center at Rock Valley College, 3301 N. Mulford Rd., Rockford, Illinois 61114.

Thursday, September 21 Meeting, 7:00 PM

Oak Savannas: Ecology, History, and Restoration

Stephen Packard, Wild Ones Honorary Director, Ecologist, Conservationist

Oak savannas were once the most common ecosystem in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin. They almost vanished both from the landscape and from public and scientific consciousness. Unrivaled for their richness in beauty and diversity of wildflowers, birds, butterflies, and other biota, they are now re-emerging from back yards to restoration mega-sites. Read more...

 

 

 

 

 

Our Meetings

We usually meet the third Thursday of most months in the Physical Education Center at Rock Valley College, 3301 N Mulford Rd, Rockford, Illinois 61114. Most programs are free and open to the public. See Monthly Meetings for more information.

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