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Tax deductible contributions to the Green Ribbon Initiative will be used to support education and stewardship work in the Oak Openings Region.

To donate to the Oak Openings Habitat Protection and Restoration Fund, click here.

To donate to the Oak Openings Carbon Offset Fund, click here.

To make a general donation to the Green Ribbon Initiative, click on the donate button below. These funds will go to:


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The Benefits of Prescribed Fire

Learn about the benefits of prescribed fire and how it is used as a land management tool by the park district. You will have the opportunity to witness the preparation for and the execution of a prescribed fire at a later date, and learn how you might be able to assist with a burn at WCPD.

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W.W. Knight Nature Preserve