Openlands needs your voice in support of the open spaces and natural resources of the Chicago metropolitan region. The campaigns below include information and resources you can use to contact your elected leaders, asking them to make conservation a priority.
Key conservation, local food, and nutrition programs are on the chopping block and need your support.
Help local farmers by overturning the Governor’s veto.
Federal agencies and members of Congress are eliminating protections for threatened species.
The nation’s most significant funding source of funding for land and water protection goes away unless members of Congress vote to keep it.
The President is moving forward with proposals to sell off public lands and reduce protections for National Monuments.
Tell MWRD not to pave Isabella Woods and roll back protections along Chicago’s riverfront.