Chicago Tribune: Monarch butterflies tagged with stickers in Chicago garden as they migrate south

Near the driving range in Lakeview, a faint but sweet smell floats in the air.

WBEZ: Parks for Pollinators

Join Chicago Park District and other parks throughout the country in a fun challenge to see how many pollinators and pollinator-friendly pl

Chicago Magazine: Bring Your Nerves of Steel to this South Side Park’s Climbing Wall

Built as one of two ore walls for the U.S. Steel South Works mill, it’s now a climbing spot run by the Chicago Park District.

WTTW: Community Science Project ‘Parks for Pollinators’ Runs Through September. Here’s How to Join the Bioblitz

The Chicago Park District is joining a national community science project designed to raise awareness of all the bees, butterflies, beetles

Chicago Park District Invites Chicago Residents to Join "Parks for Pollinators" Nature Challenge During the Month of September

Free challenges encourages people to find, record and document pollinators in Chicago to help identify areas

Construction of New Uptown Natural Area to Begin September 9

Project to restore elements of historic 1930s landscape plan to the lakefront park  

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.”

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