Chicago Sun-Times: South Shore Nature Sanctuary, a ‘way to feel connected to the Earth ... in the city,’ turns 20

South Shore Nature Sanctuary is “a special way to feel connected to the Earth right here in the city.”

WGN Morning News: Around Town visits Big Marsh Park

WGN Morning News' Around Town team visited Big Marsh Park, 11559 S.

USA TODAY: For fun on the fly, flock to the Windy City for bird-watching pageantry

Along Lake Michigan, Chicago’s landmark skyline, beaches and parks not only attract millions of visitors annually, but also millions of birds, espe

Chicago Park District May/June 2022 eNewsletter

Beaches are opening for the season!

2022 Beach Season Kicks Off May 27 and Runs Through Labor Day

DAILY BEACHES ADVISORIES AVAILABLE AT CHICAGOPARKDISTRICT.COM/BEACHES

Chicago Park District Continues to Limit Use of Pesticides in Parks

Dandelions Growing in Parks Signifies a Healthy Lawn

Chicago Park District Expands Montrose Dune Natural Area

Added land will make a greater impact on habitat; increases City’s natural area acreage count

Chicago Park District’s Garfield Park Conservatory Accepting Reservations to Visit its Indoor Gardens Starting February 10 & 12

The Conservatory opens to the public on February 27 with new social distancing and safety prot

Chicago Park District Partners with Illinois Farmers to Produce Hand Sanitizer to Combat COVID-19

Illinois soybean farmers support the effort with raw materials, packaging