Chicago’s True Nature

Forest Preserves of Cook County Receives Five National Awards

In addition to being a place where plants and animals thrive, the Forest Preserves of Cook County works hard to inform the public of the many opportunities to learn about and explore our nearly 70,000 acres of wild and wonderful. Using innovative strategies and programs, the Forest Preserves has been able to connect a diverse audience to the exceptional nature found in Cook County. Read below to learn more about some of the award-winning strategies, programs and leadership that help us with our mission.

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FPCC Participates in 6th Annual One Earth Film Festival

The Forest Preserves of Cook County is hosting a free screening of the Emmy Award-winning documentary, “Chicago’s True Nature: The Forest Preserves of Cook County,” as part of the 6th Annual One Earth Film Festival.

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Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County