EarthShare Illinois is a federation that represents environmental and conservation non-profits. If your employer participates in EarthShare, you can designate payroll deduction contributions to directly support Friends of the Fox River. Learn more at earthshare-illinois.org.
When Illinois became a state in 1818, 8 million acres of wetlands or 23% of the state’s land area provided critical habitat for a wide variety of mammals, birds, fish, mussels, amphibians, and insects. Today only 1.2 million acres remain. 90% of Illinois’ wetlands have been destroyed! The new administration’s attempt to roll back the … Read more