Land managers struggle to protect the last white lady's slipper orchid plant in the preserve system.
A woman sustained bite injuries from the three dogs, presumed to be feral,
The connector expands hiking and biking options and makes traveling between forest preserves safer.
The trailblazers are out to prove that Windy City hikers can enjoy wild, long-distance routes too.
Officials spread a sticky bacterium in an attempt to control the invasive bug.
Testing discovered unacceptable levels of lead Chicago's tap water at hundreds of sites.
The 24-year-old, stationed on the USS Nimitz, disappeared after a dayhike near Sequim.
Many turtles are injured and killed crossing the road this time of year.
At 122 feet tall and almost 29 feet around, the cottonwood beat out the previous champion tree, a cypress in southern Illinois.
Cyclists in Boston, New York, Chicago, and San Francisco can ride gratis in May.
The new events will offer an after-hours peek at the woods.