Forest Preserves of Winnebago County
The FPWC is our partner. We provide the district with environmental education; they provide for us office and classroom space, and 369-acre living classroom — the Severson Dells Forest Preserve, one of forty two preserves managed by the district. FPWC Website
Winnebago County Soil and Water Conservation District
The Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) has the responsibility to provide technical information to individuals and groups on methods of soil and water conservation, and provide natural resource inventory information on properties slated for zoning changes. SWCD Website
Environmental Education Association of Illinois
The EEAI is an organization for educators concerned about the environment. This site includes EEAI membership information, upcoming environmental education events, and links to other sites.
Journey North is a project that tracks northward migration of animals including birds, insects, whales, and many other organisms. The Web site includes information on weather conditions and recent sightings of species on their journey northward. This is an extremely valuable site for educators looking for possible field-related classroom projects.
Children of the Earth United
Calling all kids who want to make a difference! Check out this site to learn about nature and to share your thoughts and ideas about how to help the environment.