Lecture: What’s New (& Old) in the Cook County Forest Preserves

What's New (& Old) in the Cook County Forest Preserves

What’s New (& Old) in the Cook County Forest Preserves

 

Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018

7:00PM

Riverside Public Library

 

 

 

 

In this talk, Elsa Anderson, a Stewardship Program Aide with the Cook County Forest Preserves, will take us through the history of the Forest Preserves, highlight some of the natural treasures found in the preserves today, and provide insight on how to become involved and get active in our local preserves. Ms. Anderson is also a Ph.D. candidate in urban ecology at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She has been involved in Chicago-area ecological restoration efforts since 2011.

Sponsored by the Frederick Law Olmsted Society www.olmstedsociety.org.