North Park Village Wetlands Restoration
Grant Recipient:

Grant Awarded:

$35,000

Lake Basin(s):

Michigan

Project Location(s):

Chicago, IL

The Chicago Park District, in conjunction with local partners, restored and enhance oaver 17.5 acres of wetland and upland in the North Park Village Nature Center.  The project involved manual removal of European buckthorn and other invasive species and re-vegetation with native wetland and upland plants.  Additionally, the site was used for educational programming for school and other community groups.

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